What is another word for ball over?

Pronunciation: [bˈɔːl ˈə͡ʊvə] (IPA)

The phrase "ball over" is commonly used to describe situations where someone becomes overwhelmed or confused. There are many synonyms for this phrase, each with its own unique connotation. "Fluster" suggests a feeling of agitation or embarrassment, while "bewilder" implies confusion and disorientation. "Confound" has a stronger sense of perplexity and often implies being completely thrown off balance. "Dumbfound" means to leave someone speechless or unable to react, while "astonish" suggests surprising someone so greatly that they are left dumbfounded. Finally, "stupefy" implies shocking someone into a state of almost complete mental immobility.

What are the hypernyms for Ball over?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Ball over?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for ball over (as verbs)

Famous quotes with Ball over

  • When you can throw 97 miles an hour and put the ball over the plate anytime you want, it's fun.
    Randy Johnson
  • Whenever we don't turn the ball over, we're pretty productive. When you're turning the ball over, you're cutting down on offensive opportunities.
    Eric Snow
  • You can't sit on a lead and run a few plays into the line and just kill the clock. You've got to throw the ball over the damn plate and five the other man his chance. That's why baseball is the greatest game of them all.
    Earl Weaver

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