a game in which balls are rolled at an object or group of objects with the aim of knocking them over or moving them
(cricket) the act of delivering a cricket ball to the batsman
the playing of a game of tenpins or duckpins etc
A game played by rolling a ball down an alley and trying to knock over a triangular group of ten pins; ten-pin bowling
Several similar games played indoors or outdoors.
The action of propelling the ball towards the batsman.
A particular style of walking associated with urban street culture.
The action of the verb bowl.
the act of playing at or rolling bowls, or of rolling the ball at cricket; the game of bowls or of tenpins
Bowling refers to a series of sports or leisure activities in which a player rolls or throws a bowling ball. In indoor bowling, the target is usually to knock over pins. In outdoor variations, the aim is usually to get the ball as close to a target ball as possible. The indoor version of bowling is often played on a flat wooden or other synthetic surface, while outdoor bowling the surface may be grass, gravel or a synthetic surface. The most common types of indoor bowling include ten-pin, nine-pin, candlepin, duckpin and five-pin bowling, while in outdoor bowling, bowls, bocce, pétanque and boules are popular. Today, the sport of bowling is enjoyed by 95 million people in more than 90 countries worldwide.
The numerical value of bowling in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of bowling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of bowling in a Sentence
The car was like a bowling ball and the human bodies were like pins.
Having children is like having a bowling alley installed in your brain.
Having a family is like having a bowling alley installed in your brain.
I hate middle age. Too young for the bowling green, too old for Ecstasy.
A student accidentally broke a window, when he broke that window in this bowling alley, everyone started running, and I did, too.
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- bitllesCatalan, Valencian
- keilaaminen, keilailu, keilapeliFinnish
- An BolIrish
- popice, bowlingRomanian
- боулинг, кегельбан, игра в кегли, кеглиRussian
- klub boulinguAlbanian
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