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ball

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of ball

  1. 1 a more or less round body or mass the little rubber ball used in racquetball a ball of string Synonyms of 1ball globe, orb, sphere Words Related to 1ball bead, globule; egg, ellipse, loop, oval, spheroid; circle, ring, rondure, round; chunk, clump, gob, hunk, lump, nugget, wad Near Antonyms of 1ball block, cube, rectangle, square

  2. 2 a usually round or cone-shaped little piece of lead made to be fired from a firearm found a cache of musket balls while excavating the old fort Synonyms of 1ball ball, pelletWords Related to 1ball ammunition, cannonball, cap, cartridge, charge, dumdum, gunshot, lead, load, missile, pop, projectile, round, shell, shot, slugNear Antonyms of 1ball blank


ball

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of ball

  1. a social gathering for dancing a ball to celebrate the inauguration Synonyms of 2ball ball, cotillion (also cotillon), formal, hop, promWords Related to 2ball blowout, celebration, event, festival, festivity, fete (or fête), gala, masque (also mask), masquerade, mixer, party, reception, shindig, soiree (or soirée); hoedown, square dance


ball

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of ball

  1. to form into a round compact mass balled up the paper and threw it at the garbage can Synonyms of ball agglomerate, wad, roll, roundWords Related to ball bunch, clump, lump; bead, pearl, pellet, pelletize; sphereNear Antonyms of ball flatten, open, smooth, spread, unfoldAntonyms of ball unroll



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