double dribble Basketball noun
- an infraction, resulting in loss of possession of the ball, occurring either when a player uses both hands simultaneously when dribbling or when a player interrupts a dribble by holding the ball momentarily in one or both hands.
verb (used without object), double dribbled, double dribbling. Also dou·ble-drib·ble.
- to commit a double dribble.
verb (used with object)
- to commit a double dribble with (the ball).