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Definition of Basket

Basket

  1. A vessel made of osiers or other twigs, cane, rushes, splints, or other flexible material, interwoven.
  2. The contents of a basket; as much as a basket contains; as, a basket of peaches.
  3. The bell or vase of the Corinthian capital.
  4. The two back seats facing one another on the outside of a stagecoach.
  5. To put into a basket.

Basket Quotations

Basketball is a simple game. Your goal is penetration, get the ball close to the basket, and there are three ways to do that. Pass, dribble and offensive rebound.
Phil Jackson

The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Andrew Carnegie

Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.
Andrew Carnegie

I like fruit baskets because it gives you the ability to mail someone a piece of fruit without appearing insane. Like, if someone just mailed you an apple you'd be like, 'huh? What the hell is this?' But if it's in a fruit basket you're like, 'this is nice!'
Demetri Martin

It's OK to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.
Elon Musk
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Basket Translations

basket in Afrikaans is mandjie
basket in Danish is kurv
basket in Dutch is ben, korf, slof, mand
basket in French is panier, corbeille
basket in German is Korb, Idiot, Korb
basket in Italian is canestro, cesto
basket in Latin is alveus
basket in Norwegian is kurv
basket in Portuguese is cesta, cesto
basket in Spanish is cesto
basket in Swedish is korg