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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity;
- Example: "he swung late on the fastball"
- Example: "he showed batters nothing but smoke"
[syn: fastball, heater, smoke, hummer, bullet]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

fastball \fast"ball`\ n. (Baseball) a baseball thrown with maximum velocity. Syn: heater, smoke, hummer, bullet. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

fastball n 1: (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke" [syn: fastball, heater, smoke, hummer, bullet]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

36 Moby Thesaurus words for "fastball": bowl, cast, change of pace, change-up, chuck, chunk, curve, downcurve, fling, flip, forward pass, heave, hurl, incurve, knuckleball, lateral, lateral pass, lob, outcurve, pass, peg, pitch, put, screwball, serve, service, shot-put, shy, sinker, slider, sling, spitball, spitter, throw, toss, upcurve