wiffleball

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EnglishEdit

 
Whiffleball and bat
 
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EtymologyEdit

From (onomatopoeia) whiff(to strike, to strikeout) + ball.

Not derived from whiffle, though both derive from same onomatopoeic sources, namely a sound of wind.

NounEdit

wiffleball ‎(uncountable)

  1. (US) A game similar to baseball, played with a lightweight bat and ball and suitable for children to play in confined areas. Also the ball used in that game.