Definitions of loo

  1. a toilet in England
  2. A game at cards.
  3. To beat in the game of loo by winning every trick.
  4. An old game played with five, or three, cards dealt to each player from a full pack. When five cards are used the highest card is the knave of clubs or ( if so agreed upon) the knave of trumps; - formerly called lanterloo.
  5. A modification of the game of all fours in which the players replenish their hands after each round by drawing each a card from the pack.
  6. To beat in the game of loo:- pr. p. lōō ing; pa. p. lōō ed.
  7. To beat at the game by winning every trick.
  8. To beat at the game of loo.

Usage examples for loo

  1. I've no one to think of but you, Loo, only you. – Elder Conklin and Other Stories by Frank Harris
  2. Isn't Loo enough for you? – The Iron Horse by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. " Not a bit, Loo," objected John. – The Iron Horse by R.M. Ballantyne
  4. I like you, Loo. – Gaslight Sonatas by Fannie Hurst
  5. That's the way with them all, Loo. – A First Family of Tasajara by Bret Harte
  6. It is a strange notion- a sweet one to me, dearest Loo. – The Thorogood Family by R.M. Ballantyne
  7. Or I'll get a lump of sugar and we can play 'Fly Loo. – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  8. As he kissed her cheek, she drew away her head quickly: " I only called you out to give you a chance of kissin' Loo Conklin." – Elder Conklin and Other Stories by Frank Harris
  9. Here are the remaining verses: Here we dance the lubin, loo, Here we dance lubin, light, Here we dance lubin, loo, On a Saturday night. – My Book of Indoor Games by Clarence Squareman
  10. While sledging along this point Too- loo- ah discovered a bear on the ice of Victoria Strait far to the north. – True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World by Adolphus W. Greely