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bowl1 British & World English

A round, deep dish or basin used for food or liquid

bowl2 British & World English

A wooden or hard rubber ball, slightly asymmetrical so that it runs on a curved course, used in the game of bowls

bowl1 English Thesaurus

he got a wicket for every thirty balls he bowled

bowl2 English Thesaurus

she cracked two eggs into a bowl

dust bowl British & World English

An area of land where vegetation has been lost and soil reduced to dust and eroded, especially as a consequence of drought or unsuitable farming practice

rice bowl British & World English

An area in which abundant quantities of rice are grown

rose bowl British & World English

A bowl for displaying cut roses

finger bowl British & World English

A small bowl containing water for rinsing the fingers during or after a meal

fruit bowl British & World English

A bowl used for holding fruit

Super Bowl British & World English

(In the US) the National Football League championship game played annually between the champions of the National and the American Football Conferences

Super Bowl New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

American football championship game

begging bowl British & World English

A bowl held out by a beggar for food or donations

bowl haircut British & World English

A haircut done by or as if by inverting a bowl on a person’s head and cutting off the hair left exposed

goldfish bowl British & World English

A spherical glass container for goldfish

wassail bowl British & World English

A large bowl in which wassail was made and from which it was dispensed for the drinking of toasts

a bowl of cherries British & World English

A very pleasant or enjoyable situation or experience

the Dust Bowl in dust bowl British & World English

An area of Oklahoma and other prairie states of the US affected by severe soil erosion in the early 1930s

slop basin British & World English

A bowl for the dregs of cups of tea or coffee

slop bowl in slop basin British & World English

A bowl for the dregs of cups of tea or coffee

punchbowl British & World English

A bowl used for mixing and serving punch

a bowl of cherries in cherry British & World English

A very pleasant or enjoyable situation or experience

bowl someone over in bowl1 English Thesaurus

the explosion bowled us over