noun[mass noun] North American
A game in which players, in teams, form a circle and try to hit opponents with a large ball.
- Invariably the most atrociously vile event preceded the game of dodgeball: the ceremonial picking of teams.
- He forgot why he was there in the first place and could not believe the physical toll a few harmless games like dodgeball could take on his body.
- Sleepy and distraught, she plays a dangerous game of dodgeball with semi trucks and sports cars.
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