English to Afrikaans Meaning :: rummy

Rummy :
- rummyroemerrummest

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Noun(1) a chronic drinker(2) a card game based on collecting sets and sequences; the winner is the first to meld all their cards
Adjective(1) beyond or deviating from the usual or expected

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(1) I remember the house still had gas lighting and that I was introduced to cards - whist and rummy .(2) It was a rummy feeling hearing the shells coming.(3) As in basic rummy , a meld is a combination of cards from your hand which you place face up on the table, where it stays until the end of a hand.(4) As played by Americans, it was a sort of cross between rummy and dominoes involving building walls and then breaking them down.(5) The second floor seemed to be the card floor, and it was split into several areas with signs to mark off each area; there were places for blackjack, poker, craps, rummy and the rest.(6) Gin Rummy is one of the most popular forms of rummy .(7) Afterwards we went in together and ate our soup with the roti and then, in the lantern light by the fire, played rummy for imaginary sums.(8) Only in the meld scoring forms of rummy including 500 Rum, canasta and their relatives is the main aim of the game to form combinations that score points.(9) Card games and mah-jongg, a Chinese game similar to rummy that is played with ivory tiles, regularly involve gambling.(10) Ambusch is a card game that combines elements of rummy and poker.(11) While the men played poker and rummy in the bunk-house I read one of my books in the barn.(12) Leigh discovered a deck of cards and challenged Amber to a game of rummy .(13) Saturday nights after dinner are good times for card games: crazy eights, rummy , old maid, poker, 21.(14) He met his buddies for coffee every morning on campus, and every afternoon at the club he played rummy .(15) As the name suggests, this tile game is related to the card game rummy .(16) They are confusing me with the rules for all these new variations on rummy .
Related Words
1. singular ::
2. peculiar ::
3. curious ::
4. funny ::
5. odd ::
6. queer ::
7. rum ::
8. wino ::
9. drunkard ::
10. sot ::
11. inebriate ::
12. drunk ::
Different Forms
rummer, rummest, rummy
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