Definition of howzat in English:

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howzat

Pronunciation: /haʊˈzat/

exclamation

Cricket
Shortened form of how's that? (sense 2. (see how1).
Example sentences
  • Women cricketers make a pitch for sponsorship - howzat!
  • Shouts of "Howzat!" resounded across a Beijing football pitch as China’s cricketers battled yesterday for victory in the first final of the National Cricket Tournament.
  • Let me ask if a 'HOWZAT?' cry is cheating when the batsman is clearly not out?

Words that rhyme with howzat

at, bat, brat, cat, chat, cravat, drat, expat, fat, flat, frat, gat, gnat, hat, hereat, high-hat, lat, mat, matt, matte, Montserrat, Nat, outsat, pat, pit-a-pat, plait, plat, prat, Rabat, rat, rat-tat, Sadat, sat, scat, Sebat, shabbat, shat, skat, slat, spat, splat, sprat, stat, Surat, tat, that, thereat, tit-for-tat, vat, whereat

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