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Synonyms for bowl

Synonyms for bowl

a round vessel that is open at the top

a concave shape with an open top

a dish that is round and open at the top for serving foods

the quantity contained in a bowl

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a large ball with finger holes used in the sport of bowling

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

a small round container that is open at the top for holding tobacco

the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)

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roll (a ball)

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hurl a cricket ball from one end of the pitch towards the batsman at the other end

engage in the sport of bowling

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References in periodicals archive ?
When friends arrived with bowlfuls of tasty soft fruit from their allotments we would sigh apologetically at our border of shrivelled plants, nod wearily at our particularly healthy slug colony and plot teatime excursions to the nearest pick-your-own ( or is it all-you-can-eat?
First he poured coco pops into the mixture, then gave the kids bowlfuls of chopped fruit, chocolate and even Jaffa Cakes to be creative with.
A great purgative, good for clearing out the system which is why my granny encouraged us to eat bowlfuls of it stewed.
A colleague ordered the days special -- unlimited red beans and rice and French bread ($4.50) -- and enjoyed two bowlfuls of the spicy entree.
Split into two bowlfuls and chill in the fridge until it is set.
Bear and Rocky, her two hounds, didn't enjoy hearty bowlfuls alone; the neighborhood dogs also began delighting in milk bones dipped in carob.
When I started thinking about it, the idea made sense - I buy milk every day for the family, and the dogs always manage to coax a couple of bowlfuls out of me, too.
They can cruise effortlessly through every weekend from the end of the summer holidays right up to half-term on a rich diet loaded with chocolate fingers, sausages-on-sticks and bowlfuls of cheesy crisps.
For bowlfuls of fresh popcorn, just pop a bag in the microwave, listen out for the noisy popping sound and in minutes, you've got enough to keep you munching through any three-hour epic!