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Origin of handball
OTHER WORDS FROM handballhandballer, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for handball
Last season, the International Football Association Board introduced new, more clear-cut, much stricter handball rules.
More and more of those penalties have come from handballs, too.
In fact, Serie A blew past its all-time record for spot-kicks awarded with eight games left to play — though a new handball rule is likely to blame for much of that.
Muller, who was booked against Argentina for a dubious handball, was harsh.
Suarez, who was sent off for a deliberate handball, was more than deserved, but a calculated risk.
Another game must have resembled our handball, requiring a wall and smooth ground at its foot.The Private Life of the Romans|Harold Whetstone Johnston
You promised the boys you'd play baseball or football or handball or something; anything to get away from your father.The First One|Herbert D. Kastle
A good chess player and a whiz at Two-handed Handball, they had spent all their off time together.The Velvet Glove|Harry Harrison
Mr. A. went on the street with a handball, and coaxed some stray idler to join him in a game.The Book of the Bush|George Dunderdale
And myself, I didn't go out for sports either, just football and handball; and that was it.Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy