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bowler

noun [C] uk   /ˈbəʊ.lər/ us    /ˈboʊ.lɚ/

bowler noun [C] (PERSON)

someone who bowls (= throws the ball), especially in cricketfast/pace bowler a bowler who bowls the ball fast: It isn't easy to score runs against pace bowlers.spin bowler a bowler who spins the ball so that when it hits the ground it bounces in an unexpected way, making it difficult to hit

bowler noun [C] (HAT)

a bowler hat
Translations of “bowler”
in Korean 투구자…
in Arabic لاعِب الكُرة (في الكريكيت)…
in French (chapeau) melon…
in Turkish krikette topu atan oyuncu…
in Italian lanciatore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, 板球投手…
in Russian боулер…
in Polish serwujący…
in Spanish hongo, bombín…
in Portuguese lançador, -ora…
in German die Melone…
in Catalan llançador, -a…
in Japanese クリケットの投手…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, 板球投手…
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