punchbowl


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punchbowl

(ˈpʌntʃˌbəʊl)
n
1. (Brewing) a large bowl for serving punch, lemonade, etc, usually with a ladle and often having small drinking glasses hooked around the rim
2. (Physical Geography) Brit a bowl-shaped depression in the land
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punchbowl

[ˈpʌntʃbəʊl] Nponchera f

punchbowl

[ˈpʌntʃˌbəʊl] ngrande coppa da punch
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The people of his island of Rokovoko, it seems, at their wedding feasts express the fragrant water of young cocoanuts into a large stained calabash like a punchbowl; and this punchbowl always forms the great central ornament on the braided mat where the feast is held.
As I laid down my pen, a moment since, to think of it, the air from the sea came blowing in again, mixed with the perfume of the flowers; and I saw the old-fashioned furniture brightly rubbed and polished, my aunt's inviolable chair and table by the round green fan in the bow-window, the drugget-covered carpet, the cat, the kettle-holder, the two canaries, the old china, the punchbowl full of dried rose-leaves, the tall press guarding all sorts of bottles and pots, and, wonderfully out of keeping with the rest, my dusty self upon the sofa, taking note of everything.
Skylanders has become an immensely popular kids birthday party theme since its launch in 2011," said Matt Douglas, CEO, Punchbowl, Inc.
Manal Kassem, 23, from Punchbowl, a Sydney suburb, had originally planned to have her wedding photoshoot in the city, but had been hesitant after the events last week, The Independent reported.
Planners gave the green light for the redevelopment of the derelict Punchbowl pub in Wolverhampton Road, Quinton, as a store with 14 flats above in a four-storey block.
Next on the pile is a reread of The Devil's Punchbowl by Greg Iles.
The Devil's Punchbowl has received renewed attention with the success of an identically titled novel by Greg Iles.
According to The Daily Telegraph, 50 school kids also got the opportunity to enjoy a coaching clinic with the world's best footballers from the club with Manchester United Foundation CEO John Shiels addressing the boys from schools in Punchbowl and Mount Druitt.
AFP player Haythorne, of Waltheof, Sheffield, admitted assault causing actual bodily harm in the match last October against Punchbowl.
Their third round tie against Kelloe WMC (Durham League) ended 3-3 after extra-time but South Bank won the penalty shoot-out 5-4 to set up a fourth round meeting with Punchbowl (Birmingham Festival League).
According to reports from the rural settlement - previously most famous for its annual scarecrow competition - 007 was spotted in the popular Punchbowl pub last week.