googly


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googly

(ˈɡuːɡlɪ)
n, pl -lies
(Cricket) cricket an off break bowled with a leg break action
[C20: Australian, of unknown origin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.googly - a cricket ball bowled as if to break one way that actually breaks in the opposite way
bowling - (cricket) the act of delivering a cricket ball to the batsman
Translations

googly

n (Cricket) → gedrehter Ball
References in classic literature ?
He had not been an actor long, for loss of form had put him out of first-class cricket, and the impresario had given his place in the next piece to a googly bowler who had done well in the last Varsity match; but he had been one long enough to experience that sinking sensation which is known as stage-fright.
YOU WILL NEED Buttons in different colours and sizes; tissue paper in different colours; thin wire or pipe cleaners; googly eyes; beads for feet/feelers (optional); PVA glue; pliers; scissors METHOD 1.
The recalled plush toy is 11 inches tall and has googly plastic eyes that can detach and cause a child to choke on them.
A lively character with a celebration longer than most pacemen's run-ups, Imran has a wide range of variations with googly being chief weapon.
'He has the ability to pick up wickets in the middle overs while also possessing a good googly.' He added: 'If you notice Sarfaraz also relies heavily on Shadab and is quick to bring him onto bowl when the team needs a wicket.'
Benjamin was a ridiculous bowling-pin figure with googly eyes, bobbing across the screen and cheerfully reporting on thriving Jewish communities around the worldthe Jews in France who inexplicably lived in a castle, the Jews in Babylonia who had their own googly eyed king, the Jews in Yemen who joined local Arab armies and stampeded with them in a cloud of dust, the Jews in Syria who pacified wiggly eyebrowed assassins with free silk scarves.
Here are a few crafty ideas to keep them occupied when indoors that don't involve the TV - break out the googly eyes!
Googly eyes (if required) METHOD: Make sure your pebbles are clean and dry before painting.
Instead of taking Mr Qureshi remarks lightly that 'PM Khan had bowled India a 'googly' by taking Kartarpur initiative, she reacted bitterly.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Dec 6 (ANI): Denouncing Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi's "googly" remark over Kartarpur Corridor, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday asserted that Pakistan has "attempted to politicise a religious issue related to the sentiments of the Sikh community."
When asked to comment on the ongoing war of words between Pakistan and India foreign ministers on Shah Mehmood Qureshi's 'googly' statement and Sushma Swaraj's response, the premier said Islamabad is sincere in establishing peaceful ties with New Dehli, however, he added that Indian plan to instigate hatred has been foiled.
The FM was reacting to Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj, who had said that Qureshi's statement about Prime Minister Imran Khan delivering a 'googly' is disrespectful towards Sikh sentiments.