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Bowling Terms for O

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Bowling Terms with the letter O.

one in the dark
The pin in the back of 1-5, 2-8, or 3-9 split.

open
A frame without a strike or a spare.

out and in
A hook that is rolled wide from the center of the lane towards the gutter and then hooks back to the pocket.

outside
Bowling in lanes near the edge.

over
In pro bowling, a score of 200 average is considered to be par. So the number of pins above 200 average are pins over.

over-turn
When a bowling ball has too much spin and not enough lift.