Examples from the Web for softball
Morning talk shows should be a doddle for a President: softball questions easily answered with a platitude or three.‘Michelle Will Not Run For Office’: Obama's Daytime TV Confessional|Lloyd Grove|May 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Erick was in the kitchen with the girls, getting ready to leave for his softball game.The Cost: What Stop and Frisk Does to a Young Man’s Soul|Rilla Askew|May 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ann is a pleasant brunette, a former class officer, yearbook editor, and member of the softball team at Dryden High.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town|E. Jean Carroll|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By 14, he was a bartender whose heroes were the softball players who raced into the bar for a beer between innings.The Stacks: John Schulian’s Classic Profile of Newspaper Columnist Mike Royko|John Schulian|January 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He wasn't quite sure how he'd be spending his summer, but he was thinking of volunteering for a softball league.From PTSD to Prison: Why Veterans Become Criminals|Matthew Wolfe|July 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is amazing that it only took us two days and there was room enough for a football field and two softball diamonds.
Ang búla sa bisbul gulam kay sa búla sa supbul, The ball used for baseball is slightly smaller than the ball for softball.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan|John U. Wolff
Well, 'bout de biggest things us played when I was a chap was baseball, softball, and marbles.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
The level area between the creek and the road was large enough so we could have softball games and park cars there.
She looked around, but no one was paying any attention, they were all watching the softball game.The Circuit Riders|R. C. FitzPatrick
British Dictionary definitions for softball
Word Origin and History for softball
baseball of larger than usual size, used in a scaled-down version of the game, 1914, from soft + ball (n.1). The game itself so called from 1926, earlier known as playground baseball. The word earlier was a term in sugar candy making (1894). Softball question, one that is easy to answer, is attested from 1976.