Synonyms of bowl in English:



  • 1 she cracked two eggs into a bowl
    dish, basin, pot, crock, mortar;
    container, vessel, receptacle
  • 2 the Hollywood Bowl
    stadium, arena, amphitheater, colosseum
  • verb

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    bowl someone over

  • 1.1 the explosion bowled us over
    knock down/over, fell, floor, prostrate
  • 2.1 informal I have been bowled over by your generosity
    overwhelm, astound, astonish, overawe, awe, dumbfound, stagger, stun, amaze, daze, shake, take aback, leave aghast
    informal floor, flabbergast, blow away
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