Definition of BALL

  1. (verb)form into a ball by winding or rolling
  2. (verb)to live very well
  3. (noun)round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games
  4. (noun)a solid projectile that is shot by a musket
  5. (noun)an object with a spherical shape
  6. (noun)one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens
  7. (noun)a spherical object used as a plaything
  8. (noun)a compact mass
  9. (noun)a lavish dance requiring formal attire
  10. (noun)a more or less rounded anatomical body or mass
  11. (noun)a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs
  12. (noun)a pitch that is not in the strike zone