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  1. ballpark, parknoun

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

    "take me out to the ballpark"

  2. approximate range, ballparknoun

    near to the scope or range of something

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


  1. ballparknoun

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

  2. ballparknoun

    The general vicinity; somewhere close; a broad approximation.

    Let's get in the ballpark, then worry about the fine details.

  3. ballparkverb

    To make a rough estimate.

    If you don't have the exact expense total, just ballpark it.

  4. ballparkadjective

    Approximate; close; on the right order of magnitude.


  1. Ballpark

    A ballpark, or baseball park, is a type of sports venue where baseball is played. The playing field is divided into the infield, an area whose dimensions are rigidly defined, and the outfield, where dimensions can vary widely from place to place. A larger ballpark may also be called a baseball stadium because it shares characteristics with other outdoor stadiums.


  1. ballpark

    Ballpark is a term that generally refers to a rough or approximate range, often pertaining to numerical values, measurements, or estimates. It is based on the idea of a general area or range, similar to the large and defined space of a baseball field, rather than a specific point. However, it can also commonly refer to a sports stadium, particularly those designed for baseball.


  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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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ballpark in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ballpark in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of ballpark in a Sentence

  1. Lawrence Peter Berra:

    If people don't want to come out to the ballpark, nobody's going to stop 'em

  2. Alex Cora:

    This is just a game, it’s a game. It’s not life and death and it’s not this drama, and the fact that people come to the ballpark and they decided to throw a baseball (at) one of the players, I was in shock that that happened.

  3. Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar:

    I called people individually and I spent the last two weeks sort of just talking to them about it, i could tell that people didn't immediately say,' that's a really bad idea' or' that will never fly.' No one ever said that so I thought we must be in a ballpark.

  4. Mike Matheny:

    Derek said, 'That's not a problem.' So I was convinced it was staying in the ballpark.

  5. Alex Bregman:

    With young kids being able to watch a full 9 innings now… That’s one way to bring the younger generation into the game, make sure more kids are going to the ballpark, i think there’s a bunch of ways we can make a difference in making a lot of kids love baseball and grow up wanting to be big leaguers.

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