tenpin bowling

noun

Definition of tenpin bowling

:a game in which players try to knock down 10 pins (standing pieces) by rolling a large ball towards them

Word by Word Definitions

tenpin play
  1. : a bottle-shaped bowling pin 15 inches high

  2. : a bowling game using 10 tenpins and a large ball 27 inches in circumference and allowing each player to bowl 2 balls in each of 10 frames

bowling play
  1. : any of several games in which balls are rolled on a green or down an alley at an object or group of objects


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