Definition of putback in US English:

putback

noun

Basketball
  • A basket scored immediately after recovering a missed shot.

    ‘he took the rebound for a quick putback as the buzzer sounded’
    • ‘Against the Pacers, he had a monstrous, one-handed offensive rebound putback slam.’
    • ‘Snow gave the Mystics the lead on a putback with 1:47 remaining.’
    • ‘He knocked down spot-up 3-pointers, shot off the dribble, posted up, scored off putbacks.’
    • ‘An Amir Johnson putback at the buzzer got Toronto five extra minutes.’
    • ‘They failed to put away putbacks, missing layups instead of throwing down the easy dunk.’

Pronunciation

putback

/ˈpo͝otˌbak//ˈpʊtˌbæk/