bowl

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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 ?
In the U15 age group, there were significant differences in the mean bowling overs of the three racial groups in 2007 ([F.sub.2,127]=3.5, p=0.033) and 2010 ([F.sub.2,100]=3.7,p=0.029)(Table 6).
Botham said: "It is great to see Monty getting on with things over in Australia and bowling overs.
Harmison has engineered his recovery through missing the World Cup after announcing his retirement from one-day international cricket and concentrating on good old-fashioned values like bowling overs and trying to hit a good line and length.
If it's about bowling overs uphill into the wind or batting on an unhelpful pitch, I'm prepared to do that.
'But I do think he needs to be bowling overs for the Academy in India if he's going to do well in the West Indies.