verb (used with object)
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Origin of bowl1
OTHER WORDS FROM bowlbowllike, adjective
Words nearby bowl
Definition for bowl (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Example sentences from the Web for bowl
When the marketing guy decided to work from his dining room because it “helped him think” to be able to pour himself a bowl of Lucky Charms cereal whenever he felt the urge, he didn’t have to get permission from management.What if Your Company Had No Rules? (Bonus Episode)|Maria Konnikova|September 12, 2020|Freakonomics
Like Goldilocks chasing down that perfect bowl, Williams is among a dedicated class of professional and amateur cooks around the world who compete each year to serve the best bowl of, essentially, gruel.
By day, ski off 11,000-foot peaks with narrow chutes, aspen groves, and wide-open bowls.
Once that’s done, spoon the rice into a bowl, crack two raw eggs atop it, and add some soy sauce and furikake.
Of course, the situation could change by the time the college football season kicks off or before the bowl games begin at the end of this year and into 2021.
In the bowl of an electric mixer, cream the butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy.Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Sticky Toffee Pudding|Carla Hall|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Combine the cold butter and flour in the bowl of a food processor.
Set a heatproof bowl over a pot of gently simmering water, making sure that the bowl does not touch the surface of the water.
Add chocolate and butter to the bowl and melt, stirring to combine.
He gives them daily reminders to be careful and to keep a bowl of water mixed with Clorox by the door.
Sun returned with his bowl full of rice, but found that his companions had got tired of waiting, and had disappeared.Myths and Legends of China|E. T. C. Werner
No, madame, I simply met a very pretty little boy, who had broken the bowl in which he was carrying soup to his father.The Milkmaid of Montfermeil (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XX)|Charles Paul de Kock
On the bowl of the pipe, which was Ellen's Christmas gift, was a representation of a ten-kroner note.Pelle the Conqueror, Complete|Martin Anderson Nexo
If the wick is too small, the fire may burn back thru the burner and ignite the oil in the bowl.Mechanical Devices in the Home|Edith Louise Allen
When it grew golden brown he lifted the table beside the chair, and brought a bowl of scalded milk.The Harvester|Gene Stratton Porter
British Dictionary definitions for bowl (1 of 2)
- a drinking cup
- intoxicating drink
Word Origin for bowl
British Dictionary definitions for bowl (2 of 2)
- to send (a ball) down the pitch from one's hand towards the batsman, keeping the arm straight while doing so
- Also: bowl out to dismiss (a batsman) by delivering a ball that breaks his wicket