Definition of Howzat

1. Interjection. (cricket) The cry used by members of the fielding team to make an appeal to the umpire. ¹



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Definition of Howzat

1. a cricketing appeal for a dismissal [n HOWZAT or HOWZATS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Howzat

howping
howps
howre
howres
hows
howsit
howso
howsoever
howsomdever
howsomedever
howsomever
howto
howtos
howve
howves
howzat (current term)
howzit
hox
hox gene
hox genes
hoxed
hoxes
hoxing
hoy
hoya
hoyas
hoyden
hoyden(a)
hoydened
hoydening

Literary usage of Howzat

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1. Some Stories by Famous Men by Brand Whitlock (1915)
"Hey! Doc ! Come down," called one of the deputation. " Bill Skinner's been shot." " howzat ? Bill Skinner ? Where was he hit?" " In the leg. ..."

2. Eat Your Food! Gastronomical Glory from Garden to Gut: A Coastalfields by Aaron Brachfeld, Aaron Brachfeld and Mary Choate, Mary Choate (2007)
"... while batting, hits their wicket with either the bat or their body and knocks off at least one bail howzat: the prescribed form of address for all ..."

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