Tops and tenpins cultivate dexterity, as do playing ball and rolling hoop.
Kerk walked into them without slowing and they bounced away like tenpins.
Hays, too, was going strong, and the Giant batsmen went down before him like a row of tenpins.
He ran into the line raging and upset it like a row of tenpins.
tenpins, ten′pinz, n. a game played in a bowling-alley, the aim being to bowl down ten pins set up at the far end.
Ride a horse or a bicycle; play tennis or tenpins, or toss a ball.
He relentlessly cut them down one after another like tenpins.
Briefly stated, it consists in trying to dislodge Indian clubs or tenpins placed at the rear of the enemies' territory.
Astro was standing in the middle of the floor, swinging his great hamlike fists methodically, mowing down the guards like tenpins.
Indian clubs or tenpins weighing two or three pounds are placed on the club line, there being one pair for each club guard.