Definition of spacehopper in English:

spacehopper

noun

British
trademark
  • A toy for sitting on and bouncing around, consisting of a large plastic orange ball with horn-like projections at the top to hold on to.

    • ‘He'd have probably preferred a spacehopper or a an action figure.’
    • ‘The spacehopper was definitely available in the UK before the end of the 1960s.’
    • ‘It happens to look like a spacehopper too, which is cool.’
    • ‘Do you remember when you were a kid, how happy it made you, playing on a spacehopper?’
    • ‘‘The 1970s were no more just about spacehoppers and Abba than the 1960s were about mini-skirts and the Beatles,’ he says.’

Pronunciation

spacehopper

/ˈspeɪshɒpə/