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English definition of “foul ball”

foul ball

noun [C]  /fɑʊl ˈbɔl/ us  
in baseball, a ball hit outside the playing field on either side
(Definition of foul ball from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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