bobble bobble  /ˈbɔ bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the momentary juggling of a batted or thrown baseball
  2. (v) make a mess of, destroy or ruin

Usage(s):

  1. Over the ages, the flu virus has thus evolved a shape like a bobble-head doll, and it covers the head portion with proteins it can easily change or do without.
  2. Huang Xu made up for his pommel bobble with a 16.
  3. Custom bowling shirts and bowling-related retro items like snack trays and bobble-head dolls.

News

  • Win a Coco Crisp ‘lean’ bobblehead before they’re handed out to the public

    Next week, 10,000 Oakland Athletics fans will get one of the coolest bobbleheads given away this season — the Coco Crisp "lean" bobble, which shows the A's outfielder doing the "Bernie Lean" dance that became a rallying point for last … Continue reading ?
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Big League Stew via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "Of course he would have," Kite said when asked if Slater would have retrieved the ball. "I think anyone could have seen that. Even if he wasn't there, there has to be no doubt that he's not going to bobble the ball. How many times do you see...
    on Nov 23, 2008 By: Brent Kite Source: The Canberra Times

  2. "I knew (Furcal) was going to go," Aurilia said. "As soon as I saw Ray bobble the ball, I said, 'I have to get off the bag and get to the ball.' Ray made a great stop, just not good enough right now."
    on Apr 1, 2008 By: Rich Aurilia Source: USA Today

  3. "It's just a coincidence that it's bobble day for me that it happened, but it's nice to have that many fans out there and win a ball game like that," said Hardy, who finished 3-for-5.
    on Aug 24, 2008 By: JJ Hardy Source: Daily Mail - Charleston

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