Words Like BALL
We have put together a list of words that are similar to BALL.
37 Alternative Words Similar to ball
10 examples of ball
a ball of twine; a ball of snow
a cannon ball; a rifle ball
powder and ball
a fire ball; a stink ball
the ball of the thumb; the ball of the foot
the horse balls; the snow balls
to ball cotton
we had a ball at the wedding
the mayor threw out the first ball
the ball rolled into the corner pocket
10 definitions of ball
Any round or roundish body or mass; a sphere or globe.
A spherical body of any substance or size used to play with, as by throwing, knocking, kicking, etc.
A general name for games in which a ball is thrown, kicked, or knocked. See Baseball, and Football.
Any solid spherical, cylindrical, or conical projectile of lead or iron, to be discharged from a firearm; ; -- often used collectively. Spherical balls for the smaller firearms are commonly called bullets.
A flaming, roundish body shot into the air; a case filled with combustibles intended to burst and give light or set fire, or to produce smoke or stench.
A leather-covered cushion, fastened to a handle called a ballstock; -- formerly used by printers for inking the form, but now superseded by the roller.
A roundish protuberant portion of some part of the body.
A large pill, a form in which medicine is commonly given to horses; a bolus.
A pitched ball, not struck at by the batter, which fails to pass over the home plate at a height not greater than the batter's shoulder nor less than his knee (i.e. it is outside the strike zone). If the pitcher pitches four balls before three strikes are called, the batter advances to first base, and the action of pitching four balls is called a walk.