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bingo

noun [U] uk   /ˈbɪŋ.ɡəʊ/ us    /-ɡoʊ/
a game in which prizes can be won by matching numbers on a card with those chosen by chanceMiscellaneous games and activitiesGambling and bookmakingTaking risks

bingo

exclamation uk   /ˈbɪŋ.ɡəʊ/ us    /-ɡoʊ/ informal
an expression of surprise and, usually, pleasure: I was just about to borrow some money when bingo! - the cheque arrived. I was just about to give up waiting when bingo! - he turned up.Expressions of surprise
(Definition of bingo from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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