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
The Trial of Allen Iverson, but the focus was on the bowling alley brawl he was involved in as a high school kid in Virginia rather than his Sixers career.
Among Asmara’s more remarkable structures is an Art Deco bowling alley, a building designed in the shape of an old radio set, and a service station shaped like an airplane.
That state government shut down completely for three days before human bowling jacket Paul LePage signed off on a new budget.
Ticket includes general admission (bowling not guaranteed); $25 advance, $30 day of show.
Saturday, 8 p.m., Bowling Party with costume contest, trivia contest, bowling, Lebowski themed games.
Area bowling300 games AT GLADSTONE BOWL: Pat Henderson.
Bowling: Northern Virginia Scholarship Bowling Boosters seeks bowlers ages 3 to 20 for all leagues, including high school, home school, youth and adult.
Round One Entertainment (2480 Fox Valley Center Drive, 331-208-9270, round1usa.com/location/fox-valley-mall/) features bowling, billiards, arcade games, karaoke, darts, ping pong and a restaurant, too.
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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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