Definition of Little League in English:

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Little League

Pronunciation:

noun

North American
Youth baseball or softball under the auspices of an organization founded in 1939, for children up to age 12.
Example sentences
  • I was wondering what active major league players played in a Little League World Series game?
  • The games of Little League baseball and softball are played on six continents in more than 100 countries by millions of children.
  • He was a California outfielder that had been hyped since Little League and had Major League pedigree to boot.

Derivatives

Little Leaguer

noun
Example sentences
  • You just got beat by a guy who looks like a Little Leaguer!
  • He said it was worse than a Little Leaguer's swing.
  • You know, it's like a Little Leaguer bringing Babe Ruth on, and sitting down and talking to the guy.

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Syllabification: Lit·tle League

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