- a game similar to soccer with the chief difference that a player catching the ball on the fly can pass it with the hands.
- Slang. any combination of a stimulant and a depressant taken together, especially a mixture of heroin and cocaine or heroin and methamphetamine injected into the bloodstream.
- Slang. to take a speedball, especially by injection.
Origin of speedball
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- slang a mixture of heroin with amphetamine or cocaine
- An intravenous dose of cocaine mixed with heroin or an amphetamine.
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