bowl

  • 1 Bowl — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Se denomina Bowl o Tazón al partido final de algunas ligas de fútbol americano o a títulos disputados a partido único de este deporte. El origen del término viene de la forma de tazón o cuenco de los estadios, como… …

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  • 2 Bowl — may refer to:* Bowl (drug culture), the receptacle in which marijuana is placed prior to smoking * Bowl, slang meaning to walk in the UK: Let s bowl * Bowl (vessel), a common open top vessel used to serve food * Bowls, a precision sport popular… …

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  • 3 bowl — bowl1 [bōl] n. [ME bolle < OE bolla, cup, bowl < IE base * bhel , to swell, inflate (see BALL1); infl. in OE by L bulla, bubble, ball] 1. a deep, rounded container or dish, open at the top 2. the capacity or contents of a bowl 3. a thing or …

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  • 4 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. To… …

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  • 5 Bowl — (b[=o]l), n. [OE. bolle, AS. bolla; akin to Icel. bolli, Dan. bolle, G. bolle, and perh. to E. boil a tumor. Cf. {Boll}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A concave vessel of various forms (often approximately hemispherical), to hold liquids, etc. [1913… …

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  • 6 Bowl — à Seattle Le bowl : à l origine, une …

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  • 7 bowl — Ⅰ. bowl [1] ► NOUN 1) a round, deep dish or basin. 2) a rounded, concave part of an object. 3) a natural basin. 4) chiefly N. Amer. a stadium for sporting or musical events. ORIGIN Old English, related to BOLL(Cf. ↑ …

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  • 8 Bowl — (b[=o]l), n. [F. boule, fr. L. bulla bubble, stud. Cf. {Bull} an edict, {Bill} a writing.] [1913 Webster] 1. A ball of wood or other material used for rolling on a level surface in play; a ball of hard wood having one side heavier than the other …

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  • 9 bowl — ‘round receptacle’ [OE] and bowl ‘ball used in bowls’ [15] come from different sources. The former (Old English bolle or bolla) comes ultimately from the Germanic base *bul , *bal , which was also the source of English ball, balloon, and ballot.… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 10 bowl — bowl; bowl·der·ing; bowl·dery; …

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  • 11 bowl — ‘round receptacle’ [OE] and bowl ‘ball used in bowls’ [15] come from different sources. The former (Old English bolle or bolla) comes ultimately from the Germanic base *bul , *bal , which was also the source of English ball, balloon, and ballot.… …

    Word origins

  • 12 Bowl — Bowl, v. i. 1. To play with bowls. [1913 Webster] 2. To roll a ball on a plane, as at cricket, bowls, etc. [1913 Webster] 3. To move rapidly, smoothly, and like a ball; as, the carriage bowled along. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 bowl — O.E. bolla pot, cup, bowl, from P.Gmc. *bul a round vessel (Cf. O.N. bolle, O.H.G. bolla), from PIE *bhl , from root *bhel (2) to blow, inflate, swell (see BOLE (Cf. bole)) …

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  • 14 bowl — [n] hollow, concave container basin, boat, casserole, crock, deep dish, dish, porringer, pot, saucer, tureen, urn, vessel; concepts 493,494 bowl [v] roll a ball down a lane fling, hurl, pitch, play duckpins, play tenpins, revolve, rotate, spin,… …

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  • 15 bowl — [[t]bo͟ʊl[/t]] ♦♦♦ bowls, bowling, bowled 1) N COUNT A bowl is a round container with a wide uncovered top. Some kinds of bowl are used, for example, for serving or eating food from, or in cooking, while other larger kinds are used for washing or …

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  • 16 bowl — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ deep, shallow ▪ empty, full ▪ ceramic, china, crystal, cut glass …

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  • 17 bowl — bowl1 W3S2 [bəul US boul] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(container)¦ 2¦(amount)¦ 3¦(game)¦ 4¦(ball)¦ 5¦(shape)¦ 6¦(stadium)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Origin: bolla] 1.) ¦(CONTAINER)¦ …

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  • 18 bowl — I UK [bəʊl] / US [boʊl] noun [countable] Word forms bowl : singular bowl plural bowls ** 1) a) a round container used for eating, serving, or preparing food In a large bowl, mix together the eggs, sugar, and butter. a bowl of fruit/soup b) the… …

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  • 19 bowl — bowl1 [ boul ] noun count ** 1. ) a round container used for eating, serving, or preparing food: In a large bowl, mix together the eggs, sugar, and butter. a bowl of fruit/soup a ) the food in a bowl, or the amount that a bowl contains: I always… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 bowl —   1. Vessel. Umeke (for various types, see Haw. Eng. entry and entries that follow it); ipu, pola;    ♦ kava bowl, kānoa, kā awa;    ♦ low, broad wooden bowl, pākākā;    ♦ stone bowl, poho pōhaku;    ♦ medium sized bowl, puahala;    ♦ small… …

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