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bowls (down or over)

verb
present tense third-person singular of bowl (down or over)

Synonyms of bowls (down or over)

to strike (someone) so forcefully as to cause a fall
  • the exuberant dog bowled over several children

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“Bowls (down or over).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bowls%20%28down%20or%20over%29. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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