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25 Phrases Americans Say That Other Countries Don't Understand

The Daily Meal Logo The Daily Meal | Slide 2 of 26: Americans are really in to using a ballpark as a measure of something. If you hit something out of the ballpark, you’ve nailed it, if you need to give someone a ballpark figure, it’s a rough numerical guess. If something is in the same ballpark, then it fits within whatever boundaries you have set. It makes sense we love ballparks so much; baseball is as American as apple pie.

‘Ballpark’

Americans are really in to using a ballpark as a measure of something. If you hit something out of the ballpark, you’ve nailed it, if you need to give someone a ballpark figure, it’s a rough numerical guess. If something is in the same ballpark, then it fits within whatever boundaries you have set. It makes sense we love ballparks so much; baseball is as American as apple pie.

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