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ball game

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  1. 1 an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another don't count me out yet, for I'm still in this ball game Synonyms of ball game contest, battle, combat, competition, conflict, confrontation, contention, dogfight, duel, face-off, grapple, match, rivalry, strife, struggle, sweepstakes (also sweep-stake), tug-of-war, war, warfareWords Related to ball game horse race, nail-biter; showdown; clash, collision, discord, friction; argument, controversy, debate, disagreement, disputation, dispute, dissension (also dissention), quarrel, row, wrangleNear Antonyms of ball game concord, harmony, peace

  2. 2 position with regard to conditions and circumstances with the new regulations in place, investors are facing a whole new ball game Synonyms of ball game situation, deal, footing, picture, posture, scene, status, storyWords Related to ball game rank, standing; place, spot, state; score, status quo


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