Meaning of lay-up
Pronunciation: (lā'up"), [key]
- a shot with one hand from a point close to the basket, in which a player shoots the ball toward the basket, often off the backboard.
- the operation of assembling veneers for pressing into plywood.
- the operation of applying alternate layers of material and a binder to form a bonded material.
- lay (def. 64).
- lay-up (Thesaurus)