As verbs the difference between bowsed and bowled
is that bowsed
) while bowled
As an adverb bowled is
(cricket) describing the method of being dismissed in which the ball is bowled, and it hits and breaks the batsman's wicket.
From (etyl) (m), from (etyl) . More at (l).
(archaic) To drink excessively and socially; to carouse.
* 1819 , John Keats, "Lines on the Mermaid Tavern":
- O generous food! / Dressed as though bold Robin Hood, / Would, with his maid Marian, / Sup and bowse from horn and can.
A carouse; a drinking bout; a booze.
(nautical) To haul or hoist (something) with a tackle.
(cricket) Describing the method of being dismissed in which the ball is bowled, and it hits and breaks the batsman's wicket.