tetherball

noun teth·er·ball \ ˈte-t͟hər-ˌbȯl \

Definition of tetherball

:a game played with a ball suspended by a string from an upright pole in which the object is to wrap the string around the pole by striking the ball in a direction opposite to that of one's opponent; also :the ball used in this game

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1897


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