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Definition of Bowls

Bowls
Bowls Bowls (b[=o]lz), n. pl. See Bowl, a ball, a game.
Bowl
Bowl Bowl (b[=o]l), n. [OE. bolle, AS. bolla; akin to Icel. bolli, Dan. bolle, G. bolle, and perh. to E. boil a tumor. Cf. Boll.] 1. A concave vessel of various forms (often approximately hemispherical), to hold liquids, etc. Brought them food in bowls of basswood. --Longfellow. 2. Specifically, a drinking vessel for wine or other spirituous liquors; hence, convivial drinking. 3. The contents of a full bowl; what a bowl will hold. 4. The hollow part of a thing; as, the bowl of a spoon.
Bowl
Bowl Bowl, v. i. 1. To play with bowls. 2. To roll a ball on a plane, as at cricket, bowls, etc. 3. To move rapidly, smoothly, and like a ball; as, the carriage bowled along.
Bowl
Bowl Bowl (b[=o]l), n. [F. boule, fr. L. bulla bubble, stud. Cf. Bull an edict, Bill a writing.] 1. A ball of wood or other material used for rolling on a level surface in play; a ball of hard wood having one side heavier than the other, so as to give it a bias when rolled. 2. pl. An ancient game, popular in Great Britain, played with biased balls on a level plat of greensward. Like an uninstructed bowler, . . . who thinks to attain the jack by delivering his bowl straightforward upon it. --Sir W. Scott. 3. pl. The game of tenpins or bowling. [U.S.]

Meaning of Bowls from wikipedia

- Bowls, or lawn bowls, is a sport in which the objective is to roll biased balls so that they stop close to a smaller ball called a "jack" or "kitty". It...
- The seven bowls (Gr****: φιάλας, phialas, sing. φιάλη phialē; also translated as cups or vials) are a set of plagues mentioned in Revelation 16. They are...
- rectangular. The size of bowls varies from small bowls used to hold a single serving of food to large bowls, such as punch bowls or salad bowls, that are often...
- for ****ure Super Bowls are tentative pending possible changes to the NFL calendar. Seven franchises have won consecutive Super Bowls, one of which (Pittsburgh)...
- October 1931 – 27 August 2020) was a three-times World (outdoors) singles bowls champion (in 1966, 1980 and 1988), a three-times World indoors singles champion...
- the Redskins won Super Bowls XVII, XXII, and XXVI. The Giants claimed Super Bowls XXI and XXV. Both teams won multiple Super Bowls with different starting...
- **** Bowls is a variant of lawn bowls pla**** indoors. Originating in England, it is pla**** particularly in the South of England, although it is pla****...
- some—known as singing bowls—may also be pla**** by rotating a mallet around the outside rim to produce a sustained musical note. Struck bowls are used in some...
- incantation bowls are those used in Jewish and Christian magical practice. (See Jewish magical papyri for context) The majority of recovered incantation bowls were...
- Crown green bowls (or crown green) is a code of bowls pla**** outdoors on a gr**** or artificial turf surface known as a bowling green. The sport's name...
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