noun Chiefly British.
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Example sentences from the Web for skittle
Quoits hung up on several large nails driven into a wall, and there was a covered skittle alley.Dr. Jolliffe's Boys|Lewis Hough
In the meanwhile in a remote corner of the park the quality was assembled round the skittle-alley.The Nest of the Sparrowhawk|Baroness Orczy
Skittle-playing and fighting are all very well; but one may have too much of them.Ravenshoe|Henry Kingsley
There were trap-ball and tennis grounds, and skittle-grounds.Club Life of London, Volume II (of 2)|John Timbs
But the skittle players were in the majority though there was a keen opposition.The Strange Story of Rab Rby|Mr Jkai