1. golf of, relating to, or denoting a match in which one player competes against the best individual totals of two or more other players at each hole

Words Nearby best-ball

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How to use best-ball in a sentence

  • Sergeant Evans of "Command Decision" was an archtype of the best ball carriers among them.

    The Armed Forces Officer | U. S. Department of Defense
  • He was a conscientious player, however, and one that could always be depended upon to play the best ball that he was capable of.

    A Ball Player's Career | Adrian C. Anson
  • It may be the work of gamblers who have bet against the Giants and want to worry you so that you wont pitch your best ball.

    Baseball Joe, Home Run King | Lester Chadwick
  • But four runs was a desperate handicap to overcome, and Tom Haley, encouraged by success, pitched the best ball of his career.

    The Lucky Seventh | Ralph Henry Barbour
  • She was then, even at fifty-two, celebrated as one of the swiftest runners and best ball-players in all the San Gabriel games.

    Glimpses of Three Coasts | Helen Hunt Jackson