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fly ball

noun

Simple Definition of fly ball

  • baseball : a baseball that is hit high into the air

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of fly ball

  1. :  2fly 5

Examples of fly ball in a sentence

  1. He hit a long fly ball to left field.



1865

First Known Use of fly ball

1865


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