Translation of layup in Spanish:

layup

período de inactividad, n.

Pronunciation ///ˈleɪəp/

noun

  • 1

    (of person) período de inactividad masculine
    (of vehicle) período fuera de circulación masculine
  • 2

    (in basketball)
    gancho masculine
    • You'll have a number of tools at your disposal to rack up the points on the court, along with the usual jump shots, dunks and lay-ups.
    • This year my team did really bad because they couldn't hit their jump shots, 3 pointers, lay-ups, or free throws.
    • The main idea is to practice lay-ups at game speed.
    • But they were on fire and we missed nine lay-ups which really hurt us.
    • He never tried jump shots, just lay-ups and dunks.