ballpark Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "ballpark" - English Dictionary

See all translations

ballparknoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɔːl.pɑːk/  us   /ˈbɑːl.pɑːrk/ US

ballparkadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈbɔːl.pɑːk/  us   /ˈbɑːl.pɑːrk/ US
A ballpark estimate or figure is a number that is a guess, but one that you believe is near the correct number: We'll have to go away and cost this carefully, but as a ballpark figure I'd say that it'll be about two million dollars.
Translations of “ballpark”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指)棒球場…
in Russian бейсбольный стадион…
in Turkish beyzbol alanı, sahası…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指)棒球场…
in Polish stadion baseballowy…
(Definition of ballpark from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of ballpark?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “ballpark” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
dole

the money that the government gives to people who are unemployed

Word of the Day

They carried out an experiment: phrasal verbs in formal writing
They carried out an experiment: phrasal verbs in formal writing
by Liz Walter,
August 05, 2015
I have written previously about using phrasal verbs to avoid over-formal language, but what happens when you need to write in a formal style, for instance in an academic essay, a report, or a formal letter? Although we often think of phrasal verbs and other multi-word verbs as being rather informal, the

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More