- The definition of bingo is a way to express a new idea, or an answer is correct.
An example of bingo is what you'd say when you remember where your lost keys are located.
- Bingo is defined as a game where players have one or more cards printed with rows of numbers, an announcer calls out numbers and the first player to get a full row of their numbers called wins.
An example of bingo is a game that many churches use as fundraiser events.
The card used for playing beano, or bingo.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- in the game of bingo, used to signify that one has just finished covering a row of squares
- used to signify sudden action, change, or success
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noun pl. bin·gos
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