What does googly mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term googly:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. googly, wrong 'un, bosie, bosie ball(noun)

    a cricket ball bowled as if to break one way that actually breaks in the opposite way

Wiktionary

  1. googly(Noun)

    A ball, bowled by a leg break bowler, that spins from off to leg (to a right-handed batsman), unlike a normal leg-break delivery.

  2. googly(Adjective)

    Of the eyes, bulging.

  3. Origin: The etymology is uncertain but it is linked to Bernard Bosanquet, who developed such a delivery. It may be important that the word was first reported during one of his New Zealand matches.

Freebase

  1. Googly

    In cricket, a googly is a type of delivery bowled by a right-arm leg spin bowler. It is occasionally referred to as a Bosie, an eponym in honour of its inventor Bernard Bosanquet. It can also be described, colloquially, as a wrong'un.

How to pronounce googly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say googly in sign language?

  1. googly

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of googly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of googly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of googly

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