ball game


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1 an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another
  • I'm still in this ball game, so don't count me out yet

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2 position with regard to conditions and circumstances
  • with the new regulations in place, investors are facing a whole new ball game

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The first known use of ball game was in 1760

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“Ball game.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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