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ball game

noun

Simple Definition of ball game

  • : any game that is played with a ball

  • : a baseball game

  • —used in phrases like a whole new ball game and a different ball game to describe a situation or activity that has changed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ball game

  1. 1 :  a game played with a ball

  2. 2 a :  a set of circumstances :  situation <a whole new ball game> b :  contest 1

Examples of ball game in a sentence

  1. He was popular because he was good at ball games.

  2. Dad took us to a ball game.

  3. watching a ball game on TV



1848

First Known Use of ball game

1848


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