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.
verb (used without object)
Slang. to take a speedball, especially by injection.
rapid, unexpected, hasty, nimble, sudden, abrupt, quick, speedy, expeditious, agile, brisk, hot, swift, sugar, crack, poison, narcotic, short, prompt, flying
Origin of speedball
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slang a mixture of heroin with amphetamine or cocaine
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An intravenous dose of cocaine mixed with heroin or an amphetamine.
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