kadur basis


kadur basis (ka-DUR ba-SEES) listen


  • n. Baseball.

Example Sentences

  • "This afternoon we'll be playing kadur basis."

  • "Did you ever play baseball and call it 'kadur basis,' or basketball and call it 'kadur sol,' and football, and call it 'kadur regel'? Ever have an ump yell out 'achtaah' when the pitch was right down the middle? Well, we did, and we came to love it." (source)

Languages of Origin

  • Modern Hebrew


  • כדור בסיס kaddur basis 'baseball, softball'

    • Who Uses This

      • Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp


      • North America


      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      cadur basis, kaddur basis, caddur basis

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