spitball

Definitions of spitball
  1. noun
    a projectile made by chewing a piece of paper and shaping it into a sphere
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    type of:
    missile, projectile
    a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
  2. noun
    an illegal pitch in which a foreign substance (spit or Vaseline) is applied to the ball by the pitcher before he throws it
    synonyms: spitter
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    type of:
    delivery, pitch
    (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
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