from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A large rectangular well, provided with steps leading down to the water, and with recesses for travelers to rest in. The providing and maintenance of such tanks is a favorite object of native benevolence.
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February 2, 2008 at 6:13 pm an whi iz mi han ina bowly ov warm wadder ?
“I thought that sounded more bowly, you know, more masculine.”
Scene changes y and difcovers Sir He&or aJUep in a dreJP - ing-room, Apuncb-bowly with pipes and tobacco * on*
clearly a paperweight and small bowly dish thing - photos are dark because it's still dark here at early o' clock in the morning
"Down I sprawls, rolly-bowly, anyhow all among the jumping hares, and brought up in the shadows at the bottom.