Definition of tee-ball in English:

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(also t-ball)


A game for young children, played by the rules of baseball, in which the ball is not pitched but hit from a stationary tee.
Example sentences
  • ‘We found that 73 percent of the leagues used safety balls of some sort in at least one age division, most often for youngsters playing tee-ball, and about 34 percent used face guards in at least one division,’ he said.
  • So, baseball, well, tee-ball is back in Washington.
  • Basically it consists of a tee-ball batter setup, a single base and a crowd of enthusiastic (if wayward) kids.

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Syllabification: tee-ball

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