Synonyms for free throw

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Two more fouls gave each side a free throw, but nowhere near the basket came the much-abused ball.

The foul allowed Jane's side gave the free throw needed and into the basket went the ball for Wellington.

Judith couldn't see what had happened, but evidently there had been a foul, for Catherine had a free throw.

In case of a foul, a 15 foot line measured from the pin in the circle is used as a free throw line.

The Purple Five player missed the free throw, while the Cubs again scored.

In a free throw the guard is not allowed to interfere with the ball hitting the pin.

Violation of a rule constitutes a foul and gives the opponents a free throw for the basket from a point fifteen feet away.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FREE THROW

penalty shot

nounscoring attempt after penalty
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