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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Baseball as distinguished from softball; A no-nonsense attitude in business or politics.

Usage examples (38)
  • They play hardball in the Senate
  • Arguably the real source of all this hardball is increasing levels of partisan identification and ideological coherence.
  • 'Politicians have called his hardball tactics "utterly deplorable."'
  • Dave123 wrote: 'Politicians have called his hardball tactics "utterly deplorable."' for more
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