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Synonyms for fastball
ˈfæstˌbɔl, ˈfɑst-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fastball, heater, smoke, hummer, bullet(noun)

    (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity

    "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"

    Synonyms:
    warmer, gage, skunk, smoke, roll of tobacco, weed, dope, fume, bullet, sess, slug, green goddess, hummer, locoweed, smoking, bullet train, grass, pot, sens, heater

Wiktionary

  1. fastball(noun)

    Synonyms:
    hummer

  2. fastball(noun)

    Any of the variations of high speed pitches thrown in baseball

    Synonyms:
    hummer

  3. fastball(noun)

    A four-seam fastball, which is a backspin pitch thrown with a ball gripped in the direction to cause four of the seams of the ball to cross the flight path and released with roughly equal pressure by the index and middle fingers

    The pitcher had a blazing fastball.

    Synonyms:
    hummer

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How to use fastball in a sentence?

  1. John Schilling:

    To engage an ICBM with THAAD would be like asking a high school baseball player to hit a fastball from a major-league pitcher - literally out of his league.

  2. Branden Pinder:

    It was a fastball inside, it just cut on me a little bit. I would have liked to get it a little more inside.

  3. Curt Simmons:

    Throwing a fastball to Henry Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a rooster.

  4. Jose Bautista:

    Branden Pinder just made a mistake with a fastball, i felt like it was right down the middle, and on a 1-2 count, I'm looking for an extra-base hit. I'm not trying to poke a single to the right side in that situation. I need to get on second.

  5. Preston Wilson:

    I don't know how you guys feel about this, Blummer and Baggy, but for me, it was the slider, i can take the fastball. But I actually had somebody ask me if I could go back in history and change one thing, I skipped right over slavery and went to the slider. That's how I feel about it.


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