Definition of duckpin in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈdʌkpɪn


  • 1A short, squat bowling pin.
  • 1.1 (duckpins) [treated as singular] A game played with duckpins.
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    • It's not just a ten-pin world - you also may have heard of duckpins, rubber-band duckpins, 5-pins, and candlepins.
    • I bowled duckpins a couple of times when I was on the East Coast.
    • No one has ever rolled a 300 in duckpins, but my dad once had a 178.

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