Wiffle
trademark — used for a hollow plastic ball with cutouts in one hemisphere

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wiffle — hollow, perforated plastic ball, registered trademark name (The Wiffle Ball Inc., Shelton, Connecticut, U.S.), attested from 1954. According to the company, designed in 1953 by David N. Mullany in response to a lack of field space and numerous… …   Etymology dictionary

  • wiffle — A person with numerous piercings and body modifications, from wiffle ball, the hollow plastic ball with cutouts. I asked Jeff why he pierced his septum for the third time and he said because it was there. That confirmed what I already knew, that… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • wiffle — A person with numerous piercings and body modifications, from wiffle ball, the hollow plastic ball with cutouts. I asked Jeff why he pierced his septum for the third time and he said because it was there. That confirmed what I already knew, that… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • Wiffle — noun (trademark) a hollow plastic ball with cutouts • Syn: ↑Wiffle Ball • Usage Domain: ↑trademark (for: ↑Wiffle Ball), ↑trademark • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wiffle — brandname for a light plastic ball that has eight oblong perforations and is used to play a baseball type game (especially designed for children); game played with a Wiffle ball …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Wiffle golf — is a recreational sport that is played using standard Wiffleball bats and balls. It is played on much smaller courses than normal golf. In Wiffle golf, players take turns hitting Wiffle balls into objects such as trees, buckets, sheds, or… …   Wikipedia

  • Wiffle ball — ☆ Wiffle ball [wif′əl ] n. 〚< Wiffle, a trademark〛 WHIFFLE BALL * * * …   Universalium

  • Wiffle ball — ☆ Wiffle ball [wif′əl ] n. [< Wiffle, a trademark] WHIFFLE BALL …   English World dictionary

  • Wiffle Ball — noun (trademark) a hollow plastic ball with cutouts • Syn: ↑Wiffle • Usage Domain: ↑trademark, ↑trademark (for: ↑Wiffle) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wiffle ball — brandname for a light plastic ball that has eight oblong perforations and is used to play a baseball type game (especially designed for children); game played with a Wiffle ball …   English contemporary dictionary

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