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1. baseball

noun. ['ˈbeɪsˈbɔl'] a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs.

Synonyms

  • 1-hitter
  • rounders
  • 5-hitter
  • 2-hitter
  • five-hitter
  • no-hit game
  • ballgame
  • softball game
  • stickball game
  • one-hitter
  • ball
  • hardball
  • three-hitter
  • 3-hitter
  • baseball game
  • 4-hitter
  • steal
  • professional baseball
  • softball
  • four-hitter
  • perfect game
  • ball game
  • stickball
  • two-hitter

Antonyms

  • softball
  • unwind
  • fall back
  • stand still

Etymology

  • ball (English)
  • bal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • base (English)
  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Baseball

  • ball
  • bawl
  • sabol

Example sentences of the word baseball


1. Noun, singular or mass
Get a group together, and go to an afternoon baseball game or other sports event.

Quotes containing the word baseball


1. Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You'll be an old man before you know it.
- Al Lopez

2. I really love baseball. The guys and the game, and I love the challenge of describing things. The only thing I hate - and I know you have to be realistic and pay the bills in this life - is the loneliness on the road.
- Vin Scully

3. Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You'll be an old man before you know it.
- Al Lopez

2. baseball

noun. ['ˈbeɪsˈbɔl'] a ball used in playing baseball.

Synonyms

  • ball

Antonyms

  • attitude
  • mental attitude

Etymology

  • ball (English)
  • bal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • base (English)
  • bas (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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