bean ball


noun Baseball.

a ball thrown by a pitcher purposely at or near the head of the batter.

Nearby words

  1. beamon,
  2. beamy,
  3. bean,
  4. bean aphid,
  5. bean bag,
  6. bean beetle,
  7. bean caper,
  8. bean curd,
  9. bean pot,
  10. bean shot

Origin of bean ball

First recorded in 1900–05

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