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verb [intransitive/transitive]     bowl pronunciation in American English
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present tense
present participlebowling
past tensebowled
past participlebowled
  1. 1
    to play the sport of bowling
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    1. a.
      to roll a ball across the floor in the sport of bowling
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  2. 2
    to throw the ball toward the batsman in the sport of cricket

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