Definition of "tennis-ball" [tennis-ball]

  • The ball used in tennis or lawn-tennis. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "tennis-ball" in a sentence
  • "Kids love ghost pumpkins like the tennis-ball sized white 'Baby Boo', whose pallor in the garden is startling."
  • "The Australian enforcer Mitchell Johnson bordered on mediocre, however, short of pace on a slow surface with only tennis-ball bounce."
  • "There are times when Democrats remind me of the episode of Seinfeld where, after a slapstick chain of mishaps, Kramer finds himself pinned against the wall like a soldier about to be executed as a tennis-ball machine bops one ball after another off of his head, until he groggily collapses and slides out of frame."
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