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"bingo" in British English

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bingonoun [U]

uk   /ˈbɪŋ.ɡəʊ/  us   /-ɡoʊ/
a ​game in which ​prizes can be ​won by ​matchingnumbers on a ​card with those ​chosen by ​chance

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uk   /ˈbɪŋ.ɡəʊ/  us   /-ɡoʊ/ informal
(Definition of bingo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bingonoun [U]

 us   /ˈbɪŋ·ɡoʊ/
a ​game of ​chance often ​played for ​prizes in which ​people are given ​cards and ​cover each ​number on ​theircards as it is called, with the ​person who is first to ​cover a ​wholeline of ​numbers on any ​card being the ​winner: Motherloved to ​play bingo at her ​church.
(Definition of bingo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bingo”
in Korean 빙고 게임…
in Arabic بِنجو (اسم لُعْبة)…
in Malaysian bingo…
in French bingo…
in Russian бинго…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賓果遊戲(一種賭博遊戲)…
in Italian bingo, tombola…
in Turkish bir tür tombala, bingo…
in Polish bingo…
in Spanish bingo…
in Vietnamese bài bingo…
in Portuguese bingo…
in Thai เกมบิงโก…
in German das Bingo…
in Catalan bingo…
in Japanese ビンゴ(ゲーム)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宾戈游戏(一种赌博游戏)…
in Indonesian bingo…
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