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What is another word for curveball?

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Pronunciation:

[ kˈɜːvɪbˌɔːl], [ kˈɜːvɪbˌɔːl], [ k_ˈɜː_v_ɪ_b_ˌɔː_l]

Synonyms for Curveball:

How to use "Curveball" in context?

Curveballs are a type of pitches in baseball used when the pitcher fears an opposition hitter may be hitting a ground ball. Pitchers may deliberately curve the ball in an attempt to fool the hitter, causing him to hit into a ground ball that would otherwise go past him.

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