[ pik-uhl-bawl ]

  1. a game, similar to tennis and badminton, played indoors or outdoors on a court with a low net, using a short-handled, lightweight paddle and a perforated plastic ball.

Origin of pickleball

First recorded in 1970–75; originally a proprietary name for the equipment used in the game

Words Nearby pickleball

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