Definition of air hockey in English:

air hockey


mass noun
  • A game in which players attempt to knock a plastic disc into their opponent's goal across a specially designed table that produces a cushion of air to reduce friction.

    ‘we played several games of air hockey’
    as modifier ‘you curled up on the couch next to the air hockey table’
    • ‘Next to the window, I put an air hockey game.’
    • ‘Youth leaders are hoping to get more equipment including an air hockey table.’
    • ‘We have air hockey contests, and run wild on all of the arcade games.’
    • ‘The rest of the group headed off to the games room to play some pool and air hockey.’
    • ‘They finished their air hockey game pretty quickly, I wonder who won?’
    • ‘There are photos of her playing air hockey with him.’
    • ‘For the next thirty minutes, we battled for the title of Air Hockey Champion.’
    • ‘"I challenge you to an air hockey match," I said, narrowing my eyes.’
    • ‘My reign of glory on the air hockey table is brought to an abrupt end.’
    • ‘Designated residence halls have specialty equipment such as pianos, pool tables, foosball, and air hockey.’