bowled
adjective see bowl I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bowled — A batsman is bowled Bowled is a method of dismissing a batsman in the sport of cricket. This method of dismissal is covered by Law 30 of the Laws of cricket.[1] A batsman is out bowled if his wicket is …   Wikipedia

  • Bowled — Bowl Bowl, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bowled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bowling}.] 1. To roll, as a bowl or cricket ball. [1913 Webster] Break all the spokes and fellies from her wheel, And bowl the round nave down the hill of heaven. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bowled — Lexique du cricket Le cricket est un sport qui dispose d un lexique complexe : les termes techniques et expressions qu on y emploie de manière spécifique sont nombreux[1]. Sommaire : Haut A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bowled — adverb Describing the method of being dismissed in which the ball is bowled, and it hits and breaks the batsmans wicket …   Wiktionary

  • bowled — past of bowl * * * bowled adjective (cricket) Dismissed (by having one s wicket hit) when a specified person was the bowler • • • Main Entry: ↑bowl …   Useful english dictionary

  • bowled — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary Knocked out, from cricket …   English dialects glossary

  • bowled — bold …   American English homophones

  • bowled — bəʊl n. deep dish; festivity; amphitheater; ball (used in the game of bowling) v. play bowling (type of game played with balls and pins); roll a ball …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bowled Over — infobox Book | name = Bowled Over: A Roll Down Memory Lane author = Gideon Bosker and Bianca Lencek Bosker genre = publisher = Chronicle Books LLC release date = 2002 media type = Print pages = 128 isbn = ISBN 978 0 8118 3382 0 preceded by =… …   Wikipedia

  • bowled out, be —  Be overcome or overwhelmed (e.g. be unable to answer a question). (From cricket, when a side is rapidly dismissed.) …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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