Thesaurus / ball up
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You see the ball up at the top—they say that twenty-four people——'

Old KensingtonMiss Thackeray

The greatest difficulty in the execution of this as in the closed grip pass is to keep the nose of the ball up.

Without appearing to take aim, he carelessly hooked the ball up toward the netting.

They hit the ball up and down the width of the ground till Benami and the rest were outpaced.

Jane and Phylis were so excited that they nearly forgot to jump when she threw the ball up between them.

He practised throwing the ball up in the air and catching it again.

Then he would hold the ball up to his chin and look wisely over at first base, watching Dicky.

Half-Past Seven StoriesRobert Gordon Anderson

He was a regular boy, and the great point of interest in Sentry Hill for him was batting a ball up the hill.

A Little Girl in Old BostonAmanda Millie Douglas

If the ball goes on the ground the one called has to snatch the ball up and throw it at one of the retreating children.

He made two attempts to get out, and then picked his ball up.

Once a WeekAlan Alexander Milne

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