three-ball match

[ three-bawl ]

  1. a match among three players each of whom plays a ball.

Origin of three-ball match

First recorded in 1885–90

Words Nearby three-ball match Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use three-ball match in a sentence

  • I believe it is the law that there are no stymies in a three-ball match.

    The Man Who Rose Again | Joseph Hocking