parlour game Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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parlour gamenoun [C]

UK (US parlor game) uk   us   old-fashioned
a ​gameplayed inside a ​house, usually ​involving words or ​acting
(Definition of parlour game from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parlour game”
in Chinese (Simplified) 室内游戏(常包括填字游戏或表演)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 室內遊戲(常包括填字遊戲或表演)…
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