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fly ball Syllabification: fly ball

Definition of fly ball in English:


A ball batted high into the air.
Example sentences
  • Some of my line drives and fly balls that would have been home runs in other ballparks were against the fence for doubles in Washington.
  • The batter hits a fly ball to the center fielder who thinks his catch would make it three nuts.
  • Basically, Rusch is a guy who gives up a disproportionate number of line drives, and line drives aren't converted to outs nearly as frequently as grounders or fly balls.
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