: the cheese hoop, or cylinder in which the curd is pressed in making cheese
*: stiff with hoops, and armed with ribs of whale
*: Porto are playing from right to left in blue and white stripes, blue shorts and blue socks. Celtic are in their usual green and white hoops, with white shorts and white socks.
*:Tipperary v Clare: IF ANYTHING can relight the fire of the old Clare hurling passion it’s the sight of the blue jersey with the gold hoop.
: to hoop a barrel or puncheon