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eight ball definition

  • noun:
    • Games A black pool ball that holds the number eight and therefore may place a person at a disadvantage.
    • Alternative form of eight-ball.
    • a black pool ball bearing the amount 8; must be the final going using pool games
    • Games A black share ball that bears the number eight and therefore may put a new player at a disadvantage.
    • Alternative form of eight-ball.
    • a black pool ball bearing the quantity 8; ought to be the last to go in certain share games
  • idiom:
    • behind the eight-ball Slang In an unfavorable or uncomfortable position.
    • behind the eight ball Slang In an unfavorable or uncomfortable position.
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