bowling [boh-ling] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Synonyms:||bowls, candlepins, duckpins, kegling, lawn bowling, ninepins, skittles|
|Part of Speech:||verb|
|Definition:||revolve, turn; proceed smoothly|
|Synonyms:||alternate, be in sequence, bowl, circle, circumduct, coil, curve, drape, drive, eddy, elapse, enfold, entwine, envelop, flow, fold, follow, furl, go around, go past, gyrate, gyre, impel, pass, pirouette, pivot, propel, reel, rock, rotate, run, spin, spiral, succeed, swaddle, swathe, swing around, swirl, swivel, trundle, twirl, twist, undulate, wheel, whirl, wind, wrap|
|Concept:||[Repeated and protracted sounds] Roll.|
|Category:||2. Sensation; special sensation; sound; specific sounds|
roll, drum, rumble, rattle, clatter, patter, clack; bombinate., hum, trill, shake; chime, peal, toll; tick, beat., drum in the ear, din in the ear.
rolling; monotonous (repeated); like a bee in a bottle.
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