keno keno  /ˈki noʊ/

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. Because what Vegas hadn't understood is that, compared with even the most worn-out vices, like keno and showgirls, roller coasters bite.
  2. In addition, there are three types of gambling available--overseen by the Swiss National Lottery--including slots and keno.
  3. You can't bet on things that are in the can; horse races, boxing, keno -- they all happen in real time.

News

  1. Kentucky Lottery Expected to Offer Keno

    The Kentucky Lottery is expected to begin offering keno in November.The lottery's president says the new game could generate as much as $30 million a year in revenue for the state.He predicted it could generate $8 million to $9 million just this fiscal year.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FOX 7 WTVW Evansville

  2. Kentucky Lottery expects to offer keno in hundreds of locations later this year

    FRANKFORT — Kentuckians could be playing keno, a continuous bingo-style lottery game on an electronic terminal, in hundreds of restaurants, bars and bowling alleys as early as October.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Lexington Herald-Leader

  3. Kentucky on target to start keno by November

    The Kentucky Lottery Corp. is expected to begin offering keno in November, a move intended to generate cash for college scholarships. Lottery President Arch Gleason said the new game could generate as ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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