bowling green


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Bowl·ing Green

 (bō′lĭng)
1. A city of southern Kentucky southwest of Louisville. It was occupied by the Confederates from the start of the Civil War until 1862.
2. A city of northwest Ohio southwest of Toledo. Bowling Green State University (established 1910) is located here.

bowling green

n.
A level grassy area for lawn bowling.

bowling green

n
(Bowls & Bowling) an area of closely mown turf on which the game of bowls is played

bowl′ing green`


n.
a level, closely mowed green for lawn bowling.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bowling Green - a town in southern Kentucky
Bluegrass State, Kentucky, KY - a state in east central United States; a border state during the American Civil War; famous for breeding race horses
2.bowling green - a field of closely mowed turf for playing bowls
athletic field, playing area, playing field, field - a piece of land prepared for playing a game; "the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"
Translations

bowling green

ncampo da bocce (su erba)
References in classic literature ?
Then came the public-house, freshly painted in green and white, with tea-gardens and a bowling green, spurning its old neighbour with the horse-trough where the waggons stopped; then, fields; and then, some houses, one by one, of goodly size with lawns, some even with a lodge where dwelt a porter and his wife.
He (the Count), however, could not conscientiously refuse to admit the ingenuity, magnificence, and superiority of the Fountain at the Bowling Green, as described by the Doctor.
When they had circumvented the laurel hedge, they came out on a sort of terrace of turf, which fell by one green step to an oblong lawn like a bowling green.
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This bowling green was promised from the start and indeed all the Owls groups were involved in the consultation process along with the very many bowling groups who use the centre.
Trudy Price, of Bowling Green, has gotten her wish with the help of the grounds crew at Bowling Green State University.
If Miami (11-1) defeats Bowling Green, the RedHawks conceivably could move ahead of the Trojans in those power rankings and drop USC to the fourth spot.
Jonathan Rollefson, collegiate, Bowling Green, OH; Marilyn Shrude, teacher
Of the various tasks we undertake, the job that is my personal favourite is maintenance of bowling greens.
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Confusion over the latter arose because it is confirmed that the cricket club had its own bowling green, between the present cricket field and the river.