Definition of trapball in English:

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trapball

Pronunciation: /ˈtrapbôl/

noun

historical
1A game in which the player uses a bat to hit a trap (see trap1 (sense 2 of the noun)) to send a ball into the air and then hits the ball itself.
Example sentences
  • The young men are expert in a variety of games at ball - such as cricket, base, cat, trapball, also quoits, etc.
1.1The ball used in the game of trapball.

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Syllabification: trap·ball

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