a game played with wooden balls on a level, closely mowed green having a slight bias, the object being to roll one’s ball as near as possible to a smaller white ball at the other end of the green.
Also called bowls, bowling on the green.
Compare bowl2 (def 2), bowling green, jack1 (def 7), rink (def 5).
boughpot. a large vase or pot for cut flowers or small branches.
Nautical, Aeronautics. the forward end of a vessel or airship. either side of this forward end, especially with reference to the direction of a distant object: a mooring two points off the port bow. bows, Nautical. the exterior of the forward end of a vessel, especially one in which the hull slopes back on both […]
noun a saw with a thin blade in a bow-shaped frame