Definition of trapball in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈtrapbɔːl/


[mass noun] historical
  • A game in which the player uses a bat to hit a trap (see trap1 ( sense 5 of the noun)) to send a ball into the air and then hits the ball itself.
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    • The young men are expert in a variety of games at ball - such as cricket, base, cat, trapball, also quoits, etc.

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