Usage examples for BALLE

  1. With such levelling doctrine, the Socialism of popular preachers like John Balle might seem to coincide with sufficient closeness; and since worthiness was not to be found in the holders of either spiritual or temporal authority, of either ecclesiastical or lay wealth, the time had palpably come for the poor man to enjoy his own again. – Chaucer by Adolphus William Ward
  2. Their game, Mosch Balle, fits a barnyard better. – Blind Man's Lantern by Allen Kim Lang
  3. To say that the object of Mosch Balle is for a member of the outer, offensive, team to strike an inner, defensive man with the ball is inadequate; such an explanation is as lacking as to explain baseball as the pitcher's effort to throw a ball so well that it's hittable, and so very well that it yet goes unhit. – Blind Man's Lantern by Allen Kim Lang
  4. Barty was good at all games, especially la balle au camp. – The Martian by George Du Maurier