bingo bingo  /ˈbɪŋ ɡoʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The Big Cypress bingo parlor is a corrugated-tin warehouse the size of an airplane hangar.
  2. In defense of bingo, the Roman Catholic Church plunged deep into New Jersey politics.
  3. Fetus bingo at La Vida, a high school for pregnant girls and teenage mothers, Inglewood, California.

News

  1. Costa Bingo Gives Away £10,000 for Free Every Friday in its Costa Crazy Game

    LONDON, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Costa Bingo players can enter the Costa Crazy game for free every Friday night for the chance to win a share of £10,000 real cash. The huge prizes available make Costa ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. bgo Bingo Celebrates the Queen's Birthday with a Royal Party

    bgo Bingo is celebrating the Queen's Birthday and Father's Day this week with its Royal Party and Boys Toys bingo games.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Elks’ bingo for charities celebrates 1-year

    Author(s):  Leon Emo Participants and bingo committee members celebrated the first anniversary of the Bingo Night for Charities at the Madera Elks Lodge. For Tuesday’s celebration, special monetary prizes of $100 or more were awarded to winners. This will continue at the next bingo night. The lodge hosts bingo, which was initiated by several Elks, every first and third Tuesday of the month ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Madera Tribune

Quotes

  1. "We do not permit anyone connected with intercollegiate athletics to gamble on sports, pro or college sports," Brand said. "What a student does, plays bingo in his church, for example, while we discourage that, we prefer not to try and...
    on Apr 3, 2009 By: Myles Brand Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Now the governor is apparently acting on a decision of the Alabama Supreme Court that is not yet final and which, contrary to his public statements, does not say that all electronic bingo machines are illegal," King said in his statement.
    on Jan 8, 2010 By: Troy King Source: The News Herald

  3. "Surprise, surprise director compensation has soared in recent years, pushed up by recommendations from corporate America's favorite consultant, Ratchet, Ratchet and Bingo. (The name may be phony, but the action it conveys is not.)," wrote...
    on May 4, 2008 By: Warren Buffett Source: FOXNews

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