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speedball

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noun speed·ball \ˈspēd-ˌbȯl\

Definition of speedball

  1. 1 slang :  a dose of cocaine mixed with heroin or morphine or an amphetamine and usually taken by injection

  2. 2 :  a game which resembles soccer but in which a ball caught in the air may be passed with the hands and in which a score is made by kicking or heading the ball between the goalposts or by a successful forward pass over the goal line

  3. 3 :  one that is outstandingly fast

1905

First Known Use of speedball

1905


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speedball

verb speed·ball

Definition of speedball

slang

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to take a speedball especially by injection

1970

First Known Use of speedball

1970

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