- 1 1.1 (container) (Cookery) mixing bowlExample sentences
Example sentences1.2 (contents) 1.3 (of toilet)
- Whatever happened to the classic kitchen table method using a salt and pepper pot, a sugar bowl and a vinegar bottle?
- Pour liquid into a large bowl and mix in tomato juice, bell pepper, zucchini, onion, cayenne pepper and salt.
- Put the sugar into the bowl of the food mixer, separate the eggs and add the yolks to the sugar.
Example sentences1.4 (of pipe)
- However, until then you can content yourself with giant bowls of hot noodles.
- Those of us who survive mainly on bowls of cereal don't know whom to thank for last month's 29-cent drop in the local price of a gallon of milk.
- Not only were we giving out warm blankets to the residents, we were also providing over 1,000 bowls of hot pho ga (chicken noodle soup).
(of spoon, glass) cuenco (masculine)(of fountain) pila (feminine)
- They unscrewed a Mason jar inside a toilet bowl to get that hollow, massive echo.
- She was sitting on the closed lid of the toilet bowl, wounds far from being cleaned, clothes sweat-drenched and dirty.
- Sometimes I'd just like to dunk my face in the toilet bowl, slam the lid on it; and commit sewercide!
- 2 2.1 (American English) (stadium, arena)Example sentences2.2 (hollow)
- But the stadium is a bowl with two tiers all the way round and it's kind of on top of you.
- Cleveland has a fresh face and while Pittsburgh is in the process of ditching the Three Rivers' stadium, it is not to build a space-age out-of-town bowl or dome.
- The defence which resisted Holland in the orange bowl of the arena for two hours last week was breached three times at home by Denmark during the qualifying campaign.
- Her wings had long since begun to ache when she finally crossed the circle of mountains into the natural bowl beyond.
- It was a mile-long track, kidney shaped, roughly on the alignment of the present road circuit in a natural bowl of giving spectators wonderful viewing.
- Where the road was, the house seemed to be at the bottom of a shallow bowl of weeds and terrain.
- (in bowls) see also → bowlsExample sentences
- You will find there is less catchment area for the wind to affect the bowl on its course.
- He came back with a bruise on his cheek where the troll had hit him with a wooden bowl, and grinning like a mad man.
- Arun groaned, a sound that redoubled in frustration as he saw the wooden bowl resting on the ground.
- 1 (in bowling)(ball)he bowled 227
lanzarhizo 227 puntoshe bowled a perfect gamejugó muy bienExample sentences
- At dawn alert next day Suwanti chained the dogs away from a round jungle-green enigma then bowled the baby into the hedge to its kind.
- Are they enjoying their comfy suburb, maybe walking the dog through their local park, burning a few snags, or just bowling a few balls to their kids?
- This from a little boy with home-made stumps bowling tennis balls.
- 2 (in cricket)(ball)
- The floodlit one-day international between West Indies and New Zealand A at Bristol was abandoned without a ball being bowled because of persistent heavy rain.
- It was re-arranged to take place at the HSBC Bank Sports Club ground at Beckenham last month - but was again rained off, without a ball being bowled.
- Challengers Windermere and Warton were due to come head-to-head for the first time this summer but not a ball was bowled at Windermere because of the conditions.
- On the other side of it, what if an illegal-action bowler bowls a batsman out consistently?
- He is bowled for a duck in his final Test innings
- The home side made a bright start with 64 for the first wicket where Rob Taylor was bowled for 41.
- Because wickets are nowhere near as important as runs, one of the two pillars upon which cricket is built (the ability to bowl a side out) is temporarily removed for the one-day game, then reinstalled like a drop-in pitch for Test matches.
- We do not believe we can bowl a side out during a Test.
- The idea was to score quickly, at as close to four an over as possible, so as to put the game out of the reach of the opposition and allow yourself time enough to bowl a side out twice.
- 2 (move fast)(person/bike/bus/train)we were bowling down o along the street
ir como un bólidoíbamos como bólidos por la calleExample sentences
- Graham and I took a wing each, and bowling along down the slope we got up enough speed and launched the lumbering thing into the void.
- Do you realise, my darling inflated panther, that now you can go bowling in any direction you like?
- When I first see her she's bowling along a Soho street, looking late and anxious, in a pair of hippy maroon cords and a flappy purple jumper.
- 1 (knock down)
derribar2 (impress) we were completely bowled over by the beauty of the island
tirar al suelo
tirar al suelo
la belleza de la isla nos dejó pasmados or boquiabiertosI wasn't bowled over by her singing
no me entusiasmó demasiado como cantó
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