There are 2 main translations of bowl in Italian:

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bowl 1

British English: /bəʊl/
American English: /boʊl/

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There are 2 main translations of bowl in Italian:

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bowl 2
British English: /bəʊl/
American English: /boʊl/

transitive verb

  • 1 (roll)
    fare rotolare
    (hoop, ball)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Sport) to bowl to somebody
    lanciare (la palla) a qualcuno
  • 3 (British English) (move fast) See examples:to bowl along
    (person, vehicle)
    filare a tutta velocità

Phrasal verbs

bowl out:

bowl [somebody] out
mettere qualcuno fuori gioco

bowl over:

bowl [somebody] over 1.1 (knock down) 1.2 (impress) she was totally bowled over
era esterrefatta

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