A container made of interwoven material, such as rushes or twigs. The amount that a basket can hold. An item resembling such a container in shape or function. A usually open gondola suspended from a hot-air balloon. A group of related things, such as financial securities or products in a specific market. Basketball Either of the two goals normally elevated ten feet above the floor, consisting of a metal hoop from which an open-bottomed circular net is suspended. Basketball A field goal. Sports A circular structure at the base of a ski pole, used to prevent the pole from sinking too deeply into the snow.