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  • as inlawn bowling

synonyms for bowls

  • candlepins
  • duckpins
  • ninepins
  • skittles
  • kegling
  • lawn bowling
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How to use bowls in a sentence

The Chinese use a variety of pipes but all of them have small bowls for the tobacco.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
They all had immense plates of rice, and little bowls full of curry; a few pieces of dried fish supplied the place of bread.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
That drink wine in bowls, and anoint themselves with the best ointments: and they are not concerned for the affliction of Joseph.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
On this sweet lawn the inmates and guests walked for sun and mellow air, and often played bowls at eventide.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 17, NO. 101, MARCH, 1866VARIOUS
They dress themselves up as beggars, with leathern wallets and wooden bowls.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
Better were it for the Swedes to stay at home and lick the blood from their bowls than to board the Serpent under thy weapons.
THE SAGAS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON AND OF HARALD THE TYRANT (HARALD HAARDRAADE)SNORRI STURLUSON
Picture it, Wesley: cherries served in golden bowls, heaped on the snow trotted down from mountain-tops by marathons of slaves.
THE GREAT POTLATCH RIOTSALLEN KIM LANG
Hobby horses gaily prancing, Bats and Bowls and Maypole dancing.
A HUMOROUS HISTORY OF ENGLANDC. HARRISON
My part of the game is to catch him off his guard when his feet are off the ground and give him a push that bowls him down.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
The men nearest would arrange catchment areas of plates and flower bowls.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BOWLS

  • bowls
  • candlepins
  • duckpins
  • kegling
  • lawn bowling
  • ninepins
  • skittles
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.