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(noun, verb, interj.)


There are 14 meanings of the word Ball.

How to pronounce ball:


Ball - as a noun

United states comedienne best known as the star of a popular television program (1911-1989)

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lucille ball

A solid projectile that is shot by a musket

Example: "They had to carry a ramrod as well as powder and ball"

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musket ball

An object with a spherical shape

Example: "A ball of fire"

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One of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens

Example: "She kicked him in the balls and got away"

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sex glandmale reproductive gland
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A spherical object used as a plaything

Example: "He played with his rubber ball in the bathtub"

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A compact mass

Example: "A ball of mud caught him on the shoulder"

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A lavish dance requiring formal attire

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A more or less rounded anatomical body or mass

Example: "The ball at the base of the thumb"

A ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs

Example: "He played baseball in high school"

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baseball12baseball game
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ball gameballgame13
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A pitch that is not in the strike zone

Example: "He threw nine straight balls before the manager yanked him"

Ball - as a verb

Form into a ball by winding or rolling

Example: "Ball wool"

To live very well

Ball - as an interjection

An appeal by the crowd for holding the ball against a tackled player. this is heard almost any time an opposition player is tackled, without regard to whether the rules about "prior opportunity" to dispose of the ball are fulfilled.

Example Sentences

"I kicked the ball across the field."
"She threw the ball to me."
"He caught the ball with one hand."
"The tennis ball flew over the net."
"We played a game of ball at the park."
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Word Game Points

Is BALL a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, ball is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

BALL has a SCRABBLE points total of 6.

Is BALL a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, ball is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
BALL has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 9.

Is BALL a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, ball is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
BALL has a WORDFEUD points total of 7.

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