ballplayer

play
noun ball·play·er \ˈbȯl-ˌplā-ər\

Definition of ballplayer

  1. :  a person who plays ball; especially :  a baseball player

15th Century

First Known Use of ballplayer

15th century


BALLPLAYER Defined for English Language Learners

ballplayer

play
noun ball·play·er \ˈbȯl-ˌplā-ər\

Definition of ballplayer for English Language Learners

  • : a baseball player

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