What does ball game mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ball game, ballgame(noun)

    a field game played with a ball (especially baseball)


  1. ball game(Noun)

    Any game played with a ball.

  2. ball game(Noun)

    A specific contest or match between teams playing such a game.


  1. Ball game

    Ball games, or ball sports, are any form of game or sport which feature a ball as part of play. These include games such as association football, baseball, basketball, and American football. Such games have diverse rules and histories and are of mostly unrelated origins. Ball games can be defined in several broad types: ⁕Bat-and-ball games, such as baseball and cricket. ⁕Racquet and ball games, such as tennis, squash and badminton. ⁕Hand and ball-striking games, such as various handball codes, rebound handball and 4 square. ⁕Goal sports, such as basketball and all forms of football, hockey or lacrosse. ⁕Net games, such as volleyball and sepak takraw. ⁕Precision sports, such as bowling, lawn bowls, croquet, and golf, as well as cue sports, including snooker, pool, and forms of billiards


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ball game in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ball game in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Mamet:

    Free speech is the whole thing, the whole ball game. Free speech is life itself.

  2. Ken Kam:

    It will be a steep learning curve for them, that is not to say there isn't an opportunity, but it's a whole other ball game.

  3. Charles Moreau:

    It wasn't easy with Arabic and Farsi but it's another ball game with dialects like Tamachek (spoken by the Tuareg tribe in Mali and other parts of Africa).

  4. Dennis Broadwell:

    If this happened in America, they would not be playing a ball game the next day, i told my clients, this is a national disaster, these sherpas just want to go back to their families.

  5. Chris Davis:

    In that situation, a three-run ball game, you know you just need one baserunner on, unfortunately, we couldn't do it. You have to tip your hat. ( Iwakuma) was throwing well out there.

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