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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pitch with reverse spin that curves toward the side of the plate from which it was thrown; A whimsically eccentric person adj. - Foolish.

Usage examples (32)
  • The slider, fastball, and the screwball were all on tonight.
  • "Or you call a screwball that is supposed to be inside but it ends up outside.
  • This guy gives "screwball" an entirely new meaning.
  • When was the era of the wonderful "screwball" movie comedies? for more
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