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Definition(s):

  • (n) a compact mass of hair that forms in the alimentary canal (especially in the stomach of animals as a result of licking fur)

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Usage(s):

  1. You can add a little pat of butter on top, so that the hairball goes out the other end instead of coming up regurgitated.
  2. It's not often that a hairball makes headlines.

News

  1. Hairball kicks off Waterfest 2013 (video, photos)

    Hairball, a 1980s rock tribute band, headlined the kick off of Waterfest in Oshkosh. See the video that poses the question of the hour, "What's your favorite 1980s hair band?"
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Oshkosh Northwestern

  2. EDITORIAL: Rock stars at any age

    As I walked across the grass of Community Park — my 4-year-old’s little hand wrapped in mine — I wondered if I was making a mistake. We were on our way to the rock concert featuring HAIRBALL during la
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Savage Pacer

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Quotes

  1. "I was just hoping they didn't get tangled up in a hairball coming off Turn 4 on that last lap," said Roush, watching his drivers battle for points.
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Jack Roush Source: USA Today

  2. "From my standpoint, it's pretty hairball," Harvick said. "Anything more exciting, we'll have to go to the X Games."
    on Apr 26, 2010 By: Kevin Harvick Source: USA Today

  3. "This cat screams a lot," Banderas said. "I was with that hairball [that Puss coughs up on-screen] for half an hour."
    on May 15, 2004 By: Antonio Banderas Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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