a level, closely mowed green for lawn bowling.
Origin of bowling green
First recorded in 1640–50
Words nearby bowling green
Definition for bowling green (2 of 3)
a city in S Kentucky.
a city in NW Ohio.
a small open area near the S tip of Manhattan in New York City, at the foot of Broadway.
Definition for bowling green (3 of 3)
bowling on the green
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British Dictionary definitions for bowling green
an area of closely mown turf on which the game of bowls is played
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