BOWLING

Bowling

Bowling refers to a series of sports or leisure activities in which a player rolls or throws a bowling ball down a lane. In indoor bowling, the target is usually to knock over pins. In outdoor variations, the aim is usually to get the ball as close to a target ball as possible. The indoor version of bowling is often played on a flat wooden or other synthetic surface, while outdoor bowling the surface may be grass, gravel or a synthetic surface. The most common types of indoor bowling include ten-pin, nine-pin, candlepin, duckpin and five-pin bowling, while in outdoor bowling, bowls, bocce, p├ętanque and boules are popular. Today, the sport of bowling is enjoyed by ...

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bowling

Noun

  1. A game played by rolling a ball down an alley and trying to knock over a triangular group of ten pins; ten-pin bowling
  2. candlepin bowling
  3. Several similar games played indoors or outdoors.
  4. The action of propelling the ball towards the batsman.
  5. A particular style of walking associated with urban street culture.
  6. The action of the verb bowl.

Verb

bowling



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