Thesaurus / bowling greens
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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A cricket-match was in progress, but the bowling and batting were extremely wild, thanks to The Warren strong beer.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Even then the Prime Minister was with difficulty prevented from bowling during forbidden hours.
He made some remark about the beauty of the night, and a minute later he was bowling back in a hansom to Merehaven House.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
The Wellington came bowling along under close-reefed topsails.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
One of the men told with much relish how he had found enough dandelions for a "mess o' greens."
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
Underneath them, a great rug in the center transformed the floor with the heavy faded yellows and greens of its rich softness.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
I snatched up a war-club, dropped by a slain savage, and hurled it into the thick of them, bowling over two.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
The stranger came bowling down under full sail and fired a gun as a hint for the supposed merchantman to stop.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
Potatoes are becoming as common in France as in England, and the greens of all sorts are to the full as good.
Captain Winfree, straight in his scarlet-trimmed winter greens, tapped the toe of one boot with his swagger-stick.
THE GREAT POTLATCH RIOTSALLEN KIM LANG