casino

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See also: Casino and casinò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian casino, diminutive form of casa (house), from Latin casa (cottage, hut).

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  • IPA(key): /kæˈsinoʊ/, /kəˈsinoʊ/

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casino (countable and uncountable, plural casinos or casinoes or casini)

  1. A public building or room for entertainment, especially gambling.
  2. (uncountable) A card game for two to four players. (Also spelled cassino.)

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaːˈzi.noː/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧si‧no
  • Rhymes: -inoː

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casino n (plural casino's, diminutive casinootje n)

  1. casino, gambling house
    Synonyms: speelhuis

French[edit]

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From Italian, possibly via English

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casino m (plural casinos)

  1. a casino

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kaˈziː.no], /kaˈzino/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧sì‧no

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casino m (plural casini)

  1. brothel
  2. mess
  3. hunting lodge
  4. casino
  5. A particular card game

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Portuguese[edit]

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casino m (plural casinos)

  1. (Portugal) Alternative form of cassino

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casino m (plural casinos)

  1. (Chile) cafeteria, canteen (staff restaurant)
  2. casino