Definition of bowling
: any of several games in which balls are rolled on a green or down an alley at an object or group of objects
Examples of bowling in a Sentence
She watches bowling on TV.
Recent Examples of bowling from the Web
McCarthy said, adding that Viejas has among its amenities an extensive outlet retail center, a bowling alley, a year-round roller/ice skating rink, and convention space.
Transportation will leave at 5 p.m. from the church and bowling will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Stardust Bowl in Merrillville.
SAT Try lawn bowling, fun and easy to learn sport for all, competitive and social; flat-soled shoes required, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club, 4103 Beacon Ave.
The Grateful Dead frontman's guitar — named Wolf — was sold at the Brooklyn Bowl, a bowling alley, restaurant and music venue.
The Grateful Dead frontman's guitar - named Wolf - will be offered at the Brooklyn Bowl, a bowling alley, restaurant and music venue.
Now, entertainment venues — LegoLand, an 18-hole miniature golf course, a Nickelodeon-themed amusement park, a DreamWorks-themed water park, an observation wheel and a bowling alley — now account for more than half the space.
That all changes June 10, when the former ice rink and bowling alley opens its doors to visitors for the first time since 2009.
A free game of bowling and ice cream sundaes are being offered to those with military ID.
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First Known Use of bowling
BOWLING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bowling for English Language Learners
: a game played by rolling a large, heavy ball down a smooth floor (called a lane) towards a set of pins in order to knock down as many pins as possible
BOWLING Defined for Kids
Definition of bowling for Students
: a game in which large heavy balls are rolled so as to knock down pins
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