Name Report For First Name HAZELL:


First name HAZELL's origin is English. HAZELL means "the hazel tree:nut". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with HAZELL below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of hazell.(Brown names are of the same origin (English) with HAZELL and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with HAZELL - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming HAZELL



NAMES RHYMING WITH HAZELL (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (azell) - Names That Ends with azell:

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (zell) - Names That Ends with zell:

denzell fonzell

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (ell) - Names That Ends with ell:

barabell snell sidwell mitchell stockwell winchell kinnell angell howell arianell chanell chantell chantrell cherell cherrell dannell donnell gabriell janell jeannell joell jonell lilybell luell nell raquell abell abriell amell ansell arndell attewell attwell averell bell blaisdell boell burnell burrell carnell carvell catrell chevell cingeswell cinwell connell cordell crandell cromwell crowell dalyell danell dantrell darcell darnell darrell donell dontell dontrell driskell durell durrell engjell farrell ferrell hallwell harrell holwell jarell jarrell jaykell jerrell johnell jorell jorrell kendell kentrell kordell kyrell larnell lendell lennell lindell lornell lovell lowell lydell macdonell markell martell maxwell montrell morell odell oswell parnell pepperell pernell

NAMES RHYMING WITH HAZELL (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (hazel) - Names That Begins with hazel:


Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (haze) - Names That Begins with haze:


Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (haz) - Names That Begins with haz:


Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (ha) - Names That Begins with ha:

ha'ani habib habiba habibah hacket hackett hadad hadar hadara hadarah hadassah haddad hadden haddon hadeel haden hadi hadiya hadiyah hadiyyah hadleigh hadley hadon hadrian hadu haduwig hadwin hadwyn hadya haefen haele haemon haesel haestingas haethowin haethowine hafgan hafsah hafthah hagaleah hagalean hagan hagar hagaward hagley hagly hagop hagos hahkethomemah hahnee hai haidee haifa haig hailey hailie haille haimati haisley haji hajjaj hajna hakan hakeem hakem hakidonmuya hakim hakizimana hal halag halah halbart halbert halburt halcyone haldane halden hale halebeorht haleema haleigh halette haley halford halfr halfrid halfrida halfrith halfryta hali halia halifrid halig haligwiella halim halima halimah


First Names which starts with 'ha' and ends with 'll':

hall halliwell hartwell

First Names which starts with 'h' and ends with 'l':

hamal hananel hanbal hansel harel haskel heall hel herschel hershel hilal hilel hillel hoel howel hueil huitzilihuitl

English Words Rhyming HAZELL


hazellyadjective (a.) Of the color of the hazelnut; of a light brown.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH HAZELL (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (azell) - English Words That Ends with azell:

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (zell) - English Words That Ends with zell:

Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (ell) - English Words That Ends with ell:

astrofellnoun (n.) A bitter herb, probably the same as aster, or starwort.

bedellnoun (n.) Same as Beadle.

bellnoun (n.) A hollow metallic vessel, usually shaped somewhat like a cup with a flaring mouth, containing a clapper or tongue, and giving forth a ringing sound on being struck.
 noun (n.) A hollow perforated sphere of metal containing a loose ball which causes it to sound when moved.
 noun (n.) Anything in the form of a bell, as the cup or corol of a flower.
 noun (n.) That part of the capital of a column included between the abacus and neck molding; also used for the naked core of nearly cylindrical shape, assumed to exist within the leafage of a capital.
 noun (n.) The strikes of the bell which mark the time; or the time so designated.
 verb (v. t.) To put a bell upon; as, to bell the cat.
 verb (v. t.) To make bell-mouthed; as, to bell a tube.
 verb (v. i.) To develop bells or corollas; to take the form of a bell; to blossom; as, hops bell.
 verb (v. t.) To utter by bellowing.
 verb (v. i.) To call or bellow, as the deer in rutting time; to make a bellowing sound; to roar.

bluebellnoun (n.) A plant of the genus Campanula, especially the Campanula rotundifolia, which bears blue bell-shaped flowers; the harebell.
 noun (n.) A plant of the genus Scilla (Scilla nutans).

bombshellnoun (n.) A bomb. See Bomb, n.

bonibellnoun (n.) See Bonnibel.

bowbellnoun (n.) One born within hearing distance of Bow-bells; a cockney.

bridewellnoun (n.) A house of correction for the confinement of disorderly persons; -- so called from a hospital built in 1553 near St. Bride's (or Bridget's) well, in London, which was subsequently a penal workhouse.

cellnoun (n.) A very small and close apartment, as in a prison or in a monastery or convent; the hut of a hermit.
 noun (n.) A small religious house attached to a monastery or convent.
 noun (n.) Any small cavity, or hollow place.
 noun (n.) The space between the ribs of a vaulted roof.
 noun (n.) Same as Cella.
 noun (n.) A jar of vessel, or a division of a compound vessel, for holding the exciting fluid of a battery.
 noun (n.) One of the minute elementary structures, of which the greater part of the various tissues and organs of animals and plants are composed.
 verb (v. t.) To place or inclose in a cell.

cockleshellnoun (n.) One of the shells or valves of a cockle.
 noun (n.) A light boat.

corbellnoun (n.) A sculptured basket of flowers; a corbel.
 noun (n.) Small gabions.

dellnoun (n.) A small, retired valley; a ravine.
 noun (n.) A young woman; a wench.

eggshellnoun (n.) The shell or exterior covering of an egg. Also used figuratively for anything resembling an eggshell.
 noun (n.) A smooth, white, marine, gastropod shell of the genus Ovulum, resembling an egg in form.

ellnoun (n.) A measure for cloth; -- now rarely used. It is of different lengths in different countries; the English ell being 45 inches, the Dutch or Flemish ell 27, the Scotch about 37.
 noun (n.) See L.

eysellnoun (n.) Same as Eisel.

farewellnoun (n.) A wish of happiness or welfare at parting; the parting compliment; a good-by; adieu.
 noun (n.) Act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something.
 adjective (a.) Parting; valedictory; final; as, a farewell discourse; his farewell bow.
  (interj.) Go well; good-by; adieu; -- originally applied to a person departing, but by custom now applied both to those who depart and those who remain. It is often separated by the pronoun; as, fare you well; and is sometimes used as an expression of separation only; as, farewell the year; farewell, ye sweet groves; that is, I bid you farewell.

fellnoun (n.) A skin or hide of a beast with the wool or hair on; a pelt; -- used chiefly in composition, as woolfell.
 noun (n.) A barren or rocky hill.
 noun (n.) A wild field; a moor.
 noun (n.) The finer portions of ore which go through the meshes, when the ore is sorted by sifting.
 noun (n.) A form of seam joining two pieces of cloth, the edges being folded together and the stitches taken through both thicknesses.
 noun (n.) The end of a web, formed by the last thread of the weft.
 adjective (a.) Cruel; barbarous; inhuman; fierce; savage; ravenous.
 adjective (a.) Eager; earnest; intent.
 adjective (a.) Gall; anger; melancholy.
 verb (v. i.) To cause to fall; to prostrate; to bring down or to the ground; to cut down.
 verb (v. t.) To sew or hem; -- said of seams.
  (imp.) of Fall
  () imp. of Fall.

femerellnoun (n.) A lantern, or louver covering, placed on a roof, for ventilation or escape of smoke.

formellnoun (n.) The female of a hawk or falcon.

frogshellnoun (n.) One of numerous species of marine gastropod shells, belonging to Ranella and allied genera.

fumerellnoun (n.) See Femerell.

gougeshellnoun (n.) A sharp-edged, tubular, marine shell, of the genus Vermetus; also, the pinna. See Vermetus.

gromwellnoun (n.) A plant of the genus Lithospermum (L. arvense), anciently used, because of its stony pericarp, in the cure of gravel. The German gromwell is the Stellera.

hairbellnoun (n.) See Harebell.

harebellnoun (n.) A small, slender, branching plant (Campanula rotundifolia), having blue bell-shaped flowers; also, Scilla nutans, which has similar flowers; -- called also bluebell.

howellnoun (n.) The upper stage of a porcelian furnace.

kellnoun (n.) A kiln.
 noun (n.) A sort of pottage; kale. See Kale, 2.
 noun (n.) The caul; that which covers or envelops as a caul; a net; a fold; a film.
 noun (n.) The cocoon or chrysalis of an insect.

knellnoun (n.) The stoke of a bell tolled at a funeral or at the death of a person; a death signal; a passing bell; hence, figuratively, a warning of, or a sound indicating, the passing away of anything.
 noun (n.) To sound as a knell; especially, to toll at a death or funeral; hence, to sound as a warning or evil omen.
 verb (v. t.) To summon, as by a knell.

lowbellnoun (n.) A bell used in fowling at night, to frighten birds, and, with a sudden light, to make them fly into a net.
 noun (n.) A bell to be hung on the neck of a sheep.
 verb (v. t.) To frighten, as with a lowbell.

mellnoun (n.) Honey.
 noun (n.) A mill.
 verb (v. i. & t.) To mix; to meddle.

nutshellnoun (n.) The shell or hard external covering in which the kernel of a nut is inclosed.
 noun (n.) Hence, a thing of little compass, or of little value.
 noun (n.) A shell of the genus Nucula.

ovicellnoun (n.) One of the dilatations of the body wall of Bryozoa in which the ova sometimes undegro the first stages of their development. See Illust. of Chilostoma.

quellnoun (n.) Murder.
 noun (n.) Murder.
 verb (v. i.) To die.
 verb (v. i.) To be subdued or abated; to yield; to abate.
 verb (v. t.) To take the life of; to kill.
 verb (v. t.) To overpower; to subdue; to put down.
 verb (v. t.) To quiet; to allay; to pacify; to cause to yield or cease; as, to quell grief; to quell the tumult of the soul.
 verb (v. i.) To die.
 verb (v. i.) To be subdued or abated; to yield; to abate.
 verb (v. t.) To take the life of; to kill.
 verb (v. t.) To overpower; to subdue; to put down.
 verb (v. t.) To quiet; to allay; to pacify; to cause to yield or cease; as, to quell grief; to quell the tumult of the soul.

pellnoun (n.) A skin or hide; a pelt.
 noun (n.) A roll of parchment; a parchment record.
 verb (v. t.) To pelt; to knock about.

rakehellnoun (n.) A lewd, dissolute fellow; a debauchee; a rake.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Rakehelly

sancte bellnoun (n.) See Sanctus bell, under Sanctus.

scamellnoun (n.) Alt. of Scammel

seashellnoun (n.) The shell of any marine mollusk.

sellnoun (n.) Self.
 noun (n.) A sill.
 noun (n.) A cell; a house.
 noun (n.) A saddle for a horse.
 noun (n.) A throne or lofty seat.
 noun (n.) An imposition; a cheat; a hoax.
 verb (v. t.) To transfer to another for an equivalent; to give up for a valuable consideration; to dispose of in return for something, especially for money.
 verb (v. t.) To make a matter of bargain and sale of; to accept a price or reward for, as for a breach of duty, trust, or the like; to betray.
 verb (v. t.) To impose upon; to trick; to deceive; to make a fool of; to cheat.
 verb (v. i.) To practice selling commodities.
 verb (v. i.) To be sold; as, corn sells at a good price.

shellnoun (n.) A hard outside covering, as of a fruit or an animal.
 noun (n.) The covering, or outside part, of a nut; as, a hazelnut shell.
 noun (n.) A pod.
 noun (n.) The hard covering of an egg.
 noun (n.) The hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of mollusks, crustaceans, and some other invertebrates. In some mollusks, as the cuttlefishes, it is internal, or concealed by the mantle. Also, the hard covering of some vertebrates, as the armadillo, the tortoise, and the like.
 noun (n.) Hence, by extension, any mollusks having such a covering.
 noun (n.) A hollow projectile, of various shapes, adapted for a mortar or a cannon, and containing an explosive substance, ignited with a fuse or by percussion, by means of which the projectile is burst and its fragments scattered. See Bomb.
 noun (n.) The case which holds the powder, or charge of powder and shot, used with breechloading small arms.
 noun (n.) Any slight hollow structure; a framework, or exterior structure, regarded as not complete or filled in; as, the shell of a house.
 noun (n.) A coarse kind of coffin; also, a thin interior coffin inclosed in a more substantial one.
 noun (n.) An instrument of music, as a lyre, -- the first lyre having been made, it is said, by drawing strings over a tortoise shell.
 noun (n.) An engraved copper roller used in print works.
 noun (n.) The husks of cacao seeds, a decoction of which is often used as a substitute for chocolate, cocoa, etc.
 noun (n.) The outer frame or case of a block within which the sheaves revolve.
 noun (n.) A light boat the frame of which is covered with thin wood or with paper; as, a racing shell.
 noun (n.) Something similar in form or action to an ordnance shell;
 noun (n.) A case or cartridge containing a charge of explosive material, which bursts after having been thrown high into the air. It is often elevated through the agency of a larger firework in which it is contained.
 noun (n.) A torpedo.
 noun (n.) A concave rough cast-iron tool in which a convex lens is ground to shape.
 noun (n.) A gouge bit or shell bit.
 verb (v. t.) To strip or break off the shell of; to take out of the shell, pod, etc.; as, to shell nuts or pease; to shell oysters.
 verb (v. t.) To separate the kernels of (an ear of Indian corn, wheat, oats, etc.) from the cob, ear, or husk.
 verb (v. t.) To throw shells or bombs upon or into; to bombard; as, to shell a town.
 verb (v. i.) To fall off, as a shell, crust, etc.
 verb (v. i.) To cast the shell, or exterior covering; to fall out of the pod or husk; as, nuts shell in falling.
 verb (v. i.) To be disengaged from the ear or husk; as, wheat or rye shells in reaping.

smellnoun (n.) To perceive by the olfactory nerves, or organs of smell; to have a sensation of, excited through the nasal organs when affected by the appropriate materials or qualities; to obtain the scent of; as, to smell a rose; to smell perfumes.
 noun (n.) To detect or perceive, as if by the sense of smell; to scent out; -- often with out.
 noun (n.) To give heed to.
 verb (v. i.) To affect the olfactory nerves; to have an odor or scent; -- often followed by of; as, to smell of smoke, or of musk.
 verb (v. i.) To have a particular tincture or smack of any quality; to savor; as, a report smells of calumny.
 verb (v. i.) To exercise the sense of smell.
 verb (v. i.) To exercise sagacity.
 verb (v. t.) The sense or faculty by which certain qualities of bodies are perceived through the instrumentally of the olfactory nerves. See Sense.
 verb (v. t.) The quality of any thing or substance, or emanation therefrom, which affects the olfactory organs; odor; scent; fragrance; perfume; as, the smell of mint.

snellnoun (n.) A short line of horsehair, gut, etc., by which a fishhook is attached to a longer line.
 adjective (a.) Active; brisk; nimble; quick; sharp.

speedwellnoun (n.) Any plant of the genus Veronica, mostly low herbs with pale blue corollas, which quickly fall off.

spellnoun (n.) A spelk, or splinter.
 noun (n.) The relief of one person by another in any piece of work or watching; also, a turn at work which is carried on by one person or gang relieving another; as, a spell at the pumps; a spell at the masthead.
 noun (n.) The time during which one person or gang works until relieved; hence, any relatively short period of time, whether a few hours, days, or weeks.
 noun (n.) One of two or more persons or gangs who work by spells.
 noun (n.) A gratuitous helping forward of another's work; as, a logging spell.
 noun (n.) A story; a tale.
 noun (n.) A stanza, verse, or phrase supposed to be endowed with magical power; an incantation; hence, any charm.
 verb (v. t.) To supply the place of for a time; to take the turn of, at work; to relieve; as, to spell the helmsman.
 verb (v. t.) To tell; to relate; to teach.
 verb (v. t.) To put under the influence of a spell; to affect by a spell; to bewitch; to fascinate; to charm.
 verb (v. t.) To constitute; to measure.
 verb (v. t.) To tell or name in their proper order letters of, as a word; to write or print in order the letters of, esp. the proper letters; to form, as words, by correct orthography.
 verb (v. t.) To discover by characters or marks; to read with difficulty; -- usually with out; as, to spell out the sense of an author; to spell out a verse in the Bible.
 verb (v. i.) To form words with letters, esp. with the proper letters, either orally or in writing.
 verb (v. i.) To study by noting characters; to gain knowledge or learn the meaning of anything, by study.

spoutshellnoun (n.) Any marine gastropod shell of the genus Apporhais having an elongated siphon. See Illust. under Rostrifera.

swellnoun (n.) The act of swelling.
 noun (n.) Gradual increase.
 noun (n.) Increase or augmentation in bulk; protuberance.
 noun (n.) Increase in height; elevation; rise.
 noun (n.) Increase of force, intensity, or volume of sound.
 noun (n.) Increase of power in style, or of rhetorical force.
 noun (n.) A gradual ascent, or rounded elevation, of land; as, an extensive plain abounding with little swells.
 noun (n.) A wave, or billow; especially, a succession of large waves; the roll of the sea after a storm; as, a heavy swell sets into the harbor.
 noun (n.) A gradual increase and decrease of the volume of sound; the crescendo and diminuendo combined; -- generally indicated by the sign.
 noun (n.) A showy, dashing person; a dandy.
 adjective (a.) Having the characteristics of a person of rank and importance; showy; dandified; distinguished; as, a swell person; a swell neighborhood.
 verb (v. i.) To grow larger; to dilate or extend the exterior surface or dimensions, by matter added within, or by expansion of the inclosed substance; as, the legs swell in dropsy; a bruised part swells; a bladder swells by inflation.
 verb (v. i.) To increase in size or extent by any addition; to increase in volume or force; as, a river swells, and overflows its banks; sounds swell or diminish.
 verb (v. i.) To rise or be driven into waves or billows; to heave; as, in tempest, the ocean swells into waves.
 verb (v. i.) To be puffed up or bloated; as, to swell with pride.
 verb (v. i.) To be inflated; to belly; as, the sails swell.
 verb (v. i.) To be turgid, bombastic, or extravagant; as, swelling words; a swelling style.
 verb (v. i.) To protuberate; to bulge out; as, a cask swells in the middle.
 verb (v. i.) To be elated; to rise arrogantly.
 verb (v. i.) To grow upon the view; to become larger; to expand.
 verb (v. i.) To become larger in amount; as, many little debts added, swell to a great amount.
 verb (v. i.) To act in a pompous, ostentatious, or arrogant manner; to strut; to look big.
 verb (v. t.) To increase the size, bulk, or dimensions of; to cause to rise, dilate, or increase; as, rains and dissolving snow swell the rivers in spring; immigration swells the population.
 verb (v. t.) To aggravate; to heighten.
 verb (v. t.) To raise to arrogance; to puff up; to inflate; as, to be swelled with pride or haughtiness.
 verb (v. t.) To augment gradually in force or loudness, as the sound of a note.

tellnoun (n.) That which is told; tale; account.
 noun (n.) A hill or mound.
 verb (v. t.) To mention one by one, or piece by piece; to recount; to enumerate; to reckon; to number; to count; as, to tell money.
 verb (v. t.) To utter or recite in detail; to give an account of; to narrate.
 verb (v. t.) To make known; to publish; to disclose; to divulge.
 verb (v. t.) To give instruction to; to make report to; to acquaint; to teach; to inform.
 verb (v. t.) To order; to request; to command.
 verb (v. t.) To discern so as to report; to ascertain by observing; to find out; to discover; as, I can not tell where one color ends and the other begins.
 verb (v. t.) To make account of; to regard; to reckon; to value; to estimate.
 verb (v. i.) To give an account; to make report.
 verb (v. i.) To take effect; to produce a marked effect; as, every shot tells; every expression tells.

tinternellnoun (n.) A certain old dance.

toothshellnoun (n.) Any species of Dentalium and allied genera having a tooth-shaped shell. See Dentalium.

unwelladjective (a.) Not well; indisposed; not in good health; somewhat ill; ailing.
 adjective (a.) Specifically, ill from menstruation; affected with, or having, catamenial; menstruant.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH HAZELL (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (hazel) - Words That Begins with hazel:

hazelnoun (n.) A shrub or small tree of the genus Corylus, as the C. avellana, bearing a nut containing a kernel of a mild, farinaceous taste; the filbert. The American species are C. Americana, which produces the common hazelnut, and C. rostrata. See Filbert.
 noun (n.) A miner's name for freestone.
 adjective (a.) Consisting of hazels, or of the wood of the hazel; pertaining to, or derived from, the hazel; as, a hazel wand.
 adjective (a.) Of a light brown color, like the hazelnut.

hazelessadjective (a.) Destitute of haze.

hazelnutnoun (n.) The nut of the hazel.

hazelwortnoun (n.) The asarabacca.

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (haze) - Words That Begins with haze:

hazenoun (n.) Light vapor or smoke in the air which more or less impedes vision, with little or no dampness; a lack of transparency in the air; hence, figuratively, obscurity; dimness.
 verb (v. i.) To be hazy, or tick with haze.
 verb (v. t.) To harass by exacting unnecessary, disagreeable, or difficult work.
 verb (v. t.) To harass or annoy by playing abusive or shameful tricks upon; to humiliate by practical jokes; -- used esp. of college students; as, the sophomores hazed a freshman.

Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (haz) - Words That Begins with haz:

hazardnoun (n.) A game of chance played with dice.
 noun (n.) The uncertain result of throwing a die; hence, a fortuitous event; chance; accident; casualty.
 noun (n.) Risk; danger; peril; as, he encountered the enemy at the hazard of his reputation and life.
 noun (n.) Holing a ball, whether the object ball (winning hazard) or the player's ball (losing hazard).
 noun (n.) Anything that is hazarded or risked, as the stakes in gaming.
 noun (n.) To expose to the operation of chance; to put in danger of loss or injury; to venture; to risk.
 noun (n.) To venture to incur, or bring on.
 noun (n.) Any place into which the ball may not be safely played, such as bunkers, furze, water, sand, or other kind of bad ground.
 verb (v. i.) To try the chance; to encounter risk or danger.

hazardableadjective (a.) Liable to hazard or chance; uncertain; risky.
 adjective (a.) Such as can be hazarded or risked.

hazardernoun (n.) A player at the game of hazard; a gamester.
 noun (n.) One who hazards or ventures.

hazardizenoun (n.) A hazardous attempt or situation; hazard.

hazardousadjective (a.) Exposed to hazard; dangerous; risky.

hazardrynoun (n.) Playing at hazard; gaming; gambling.
 noun (n.) Rashness; temerity.

hazingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Haze

hazinessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being hazy.

hazynoun (n.) Thick with haze; somewhat obscured with haze; not clear or transparent.
 noun (n.) Obscure; confused; not clear; as, a hazy argument; a hazy intellect.


English Words which starts with 'ha' and ends with 'll':

hallnoun (n.) A building or room of considerable size and stateliness, used for public purposes; as, Westminster Hall, in London.
 noun (n.) The chief room in a castle or manor house, and in early times the only public room, serving as the place of gathering for the lord's family with the retainers and servants, also for cooking and eating. It was often contrasted with the bower, which was the private or sleeping apartment.
 noun (n.) A vestibule, entrance room, etc., in the more elaborated buildings of later times.
 noun (n.) Any corridor or passage in a building.
 noun (n.) A name given to many manor houses because the magistrate's court was held in the hall of his mansion; a chief mansion house.
 noun (n.) A college in an English university (at Oxford, an unendowed college).
 noun (n.) The apartment in which English university students dine in common; hence, the dinner itself; as, hall is at six o'clock.
 noun (n.) Cleared passageway in a crowd; -- formerly an exclamation.

handbillnoun (n.) A loose, printed sheet, to be distributed by hand.
 noun (n.) A pruning hook.

hawkbillnoun (n.) A sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata), which yields the best quality of tortoise shell; -- called also caret.

handballnoun (n.) A ball for throwing or using with the hand.
 noun (n.) A game played with such a ball, as by players striking it to and fro between them with the hands, or alternately against a wall, until one side or the other fails to return the ball.