Definition of stickball in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstɪkbɔːl/


[mass noun] North American
An informal game played with a stick and a ball, derived from the rules of baseball or lacrosse.
Example sentences
  • We played great games of stickball, punch ball and three man basketball on snowy playgrounds when I was a kid without an adult in sight.
  • Even baseball has been translated into an urban street sport with stickball.
  • I always think of him playing stickball with the kids of New York after a major league game.

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