a whole new ballgame Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"a whole new ballgame" in British English

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a whole new ballgame

a ​completely different ​situation, often one that is ​difficult or that you ​know little about: We'd done a lot of ​climbing in ​Scotland but the Himalayas were a ​whole new ballgame.
(Definition of a whole new ballgame from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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