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Synonyms for carom

to strike a surface at such an angle as to be deflected

Synonyms for carom

a glancing rebound

a shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other

make a carom

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You need to hit this shot with a lot of power, but if your shot reaches the right wall deep in the court without bouncing, it will carom off the right wall parallel to the back wall.
"The ball hit the base runner and caromed into the hands of the second baseman who threw the batter/ runner out at first."
Cast out by the town's establishment, he caroms between incarceration and several almost unimaginably demeaning jobs until returning to sacrifice himself in a garbage strike that shatters public order.
lack of it probably caroms not only losing a client permanently, but also causes the decline of most marriages throughout the country throughout history.
Felix Apreku chipped in a double-double of 11 points and 10 caroms with one steal.
Marco Balagtas supplied 14 points along with seven boards and one block, as John Mahari chimed in 13 points as well as seven caroms off the bench.
Mohammed Abdulnabi maintained his unbeaten record in the club's caroms tournament and is presently on top with 14 points.
Michael Canete came up with 15 points, four caroms, two dimes, and three steals for Solid San Juan.
Larry Muyang chimed in 11 points on a perfect 4-of-4 shooting from the field on top of six assists and three caroms. "Actually it's a good win for a young team against a veteran team," said coach Bonnie Tan.
In the caroms tournament for Mondial Sports Trophy, owned by Abdulla Maraghi, Mohammed Jaffer Abdulnabi lived up to expectations by leading the competition with four points from two 2-0 wins over Danish and Abduljawad.
Mel Mabigat made 22 points, 11 caroms, six assists, and two steals for seven-man Marikina, which bowed out of the conference at 1-8.
PJ Ramos had 16 points, seven caroms, PBA-bound Bobby Ray Parks scattered 13 points and Pao Javelona chipped in 11 as Alab dealt Formosa its second straight defeat after starting the season with six wins in a row.
MIRZA Al Sammak and Mohammed Nasser defeated the pair of Dr Sami Danish and Mohammed Jaffer 1-0 in the opening match of the Caroms Ramadan Championship, being organised by the Bahrain Tennis Club at its premises in Juffair.
Eugene Toba put up 22 markers, seven caroms, two assists, three swats, and one steal for Pasigueno.
'I hope he gets to play like that every game,' said Letran coach Jeff Napa of his prized ward, who has normed 11.6 points, 10 caroms and 10 assists in the last three outings.