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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.
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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
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