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bowl

Overview of noun bowl

1. bowl -- (a round vessel that is open at the top; used chiefly for holding food or liquids;)

2. bowl, trough -- (a concave shape with an open top)

3. bowl -- (a dish that is round and open at the top for serving foods)

4. bowl, bowlful -- (the quantity contained in a bowl)

5. stadium, bowl, arena, sports stadium -- (a large structure for open-air sports or entertainments)

6. bowling ball, bowl -- (a large ball with finger holes used in the sport of bowling)

7. bowl -- (a wooden ball (with flattened sides so that it rolls on a curved course) used in the game of lawn bowling)

8. bowl, pipe bowl -- (a small round container that is open at the top for holding tobacco)

9. roll, bowl -- (the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling))


Overview of verb bowl


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1. bowl -- (roll (a ball))

2. bowl -- (hurl a cricket ball from one end of the pitch towards the batsman at the other end)

3. bowl -- (engage in the sport of bowling; "My parents like to bowl on Friday nights")



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