A boy who retrieves balls that go out of play during a game such as tennis or baseball, and who supplies players or umpires with new balls.
- Unfortunately, I tested the ballboys more than the goalkeeper.
- In fact, all four Barry sons served as Golden State Warriors ballboys.
- The team provided by the Beacon School as ballboys and girls at Wimbledon tennis tournament is excellent.
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Syllabification: ball boy
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