Definitions for ballparkˈbɔlˌpɑrk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ball•parkˈbɔlˌpɑrk(n.)

  1. a tract of land or a stadium where ball games, esp. baseball, are played.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Sport

  2. (adj.)being an approximation; based on an educated guess:

    a ballpark figure on expenses.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

Idioms for ballpark:

  1. in the ballpark, within reasonable limits. close to the correct or expected amount.

    Category: Idiom, Informal

Origin of ballpark:

1895–1900, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ballpark, park(noun)

    a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games)

    "take me out to the ballpark"

  2. approximate range, ballpark(noun)

    near to the scope or range of something

    "his answer wasn't even in the right ballpark"

Wiktionary

  1. ballpark(Noun)

    A field, stadium or park where ball, especially baseball, is played.

  2. ballpark(Noun)

    The general vicinity; somewhere close; a broad approximation.

    Letu2019s get in the ballpark, then worry about the fine details.

  3. ballpark(Verb)

    To make a rough estimate.

    If you donu2019t have the exact expense total, just ballpark it.

  4. ballpark(Adjective)

    Approximate; close; on the right order of magnitude.

Freebase

  1. Ballpark

    Ballpark is a light rail station in the People's Freeway neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah, United States serviced by all three lines of Utah Transit Authority's TRAX light rail system. The Blue Line provides service from Downtown Salt Lake City to Sandy. The Red Line provides service from the University of Utah to the Daybreak Community of South Jordan. The Green Line provides service from the Salt Lake City International Airport to West Valley City.

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