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murderball

Syllabification: mur·der·ball
Pronunciation: /ˈmərdərˌbôl
 
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Definition of murderball in English:

noun

informal
Another term for wheelchair rugby.
Example sentences
  • I know you guys aren't afraid of playing murderball, but are your families worried about you reinjuring yourself at all?
  • The program this week is on the remarkable game of wheelchair rugby, known to many of its enthusiasts as murderball.
  • At Bath I learnt how to play murderball (like rugby but it hurts more), which I've never had the urge to want to play since.

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