beachball beachball  /ˈbitʃ ˌbɑl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) large and light ball; for play at the seaside

Usage(s):

  • This seemed improbable for a man shaped like a beachball, given to drinking whole fifths of scotch, and capable of astonishing feats of free-lance erudition that made him, as .

News

  • Jon Stewart savages Healthcare.gov

    Jon Stewart turned his satirical fire on Healthcare.gov Monday in "The Spinning Beachball of Healthcare Segment.”
    on October 30, 2013     Source: The Hill

Quotes

  1. "You can't really explain it," said Bay. "The ball looks like a beachball, and then there's the exact opposite of that when it looks like an aspirin coming out of a shotgun and you're really battling up there. That's just kind of the way it's...
    on Jul 7, 2009 By: Jason Bay Source: MLB.com

  2. "The ball and the pitch were terrible. The ball was too quick, it was like a beachball. So in those conditions, it was a positive result," said Benitez.
    on Apr 8, 2004 By: Rafael Benitez Source: Independent Online

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