Casino meaning

kə-sēnō
A public room or building for gambling and other entertainment.
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A card game for two to four players in which cards on the table are matched by cards in the hand.
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A summer or country house in Italy.
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In Italy, a small country house.
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A public room or building for entertainments, dancing, or, now specif., gambling.
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A card game for two to four players in which the object is to use cards in the hand to take cards or combinations of cards exposed on the table.
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A public building or room for entertainment, especially gambling.
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A card game for two to four players. (Also spelled cassino.)
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Origin of casino

  • Italian country club, hunting lodge, casino from diminutive of casa house from Latin cottage, hut, humble dwelling

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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

    From Wiktionary