Wiffleball meaning

(US) A game similar to baseball, played with a lightweight bat and ball and suitable for children to play in confined areas. Also the ball used in that game.
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Origin of wiffleball

  • Not derived from whiffle, though both derive from same onomatopoeic sources, namely a sound of wind.
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  • From (onomatopoeia) whiff (“to strike, to strikeout”) + ball.
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