HyperDic: chicago

English > 2 senses of the word Chicago:
NOUNlocationChicago, Windy Citylargest city in Illinois
actChicago, Michigan, Newmarket, boodle, stopsa gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck)
Chicago > pronunciation
Soundsshahkaa'gow.
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English > Chicago: 2 senses > noun 1, location
Meaninglargest city in Illinois; a bustling Great Lakes port that extends 26 miles along the southwestern shoreline of Lake Michigan.
SynonymWindy City
Instance ofcity, metropolis, urban centerA large and densely populated urban area
portA place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
Part ofIllinois, Prairie State, Land of Lincoln, IL, Ill.A midwestern state in north-central United States
PartsSears TowerA skyscraper built in Chicago in 1974
University of ChicagoA university in Chicago, Illinois
SpanishChicago
CatalanXicago
English > Chicago: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card.
SynonymsMichigan, Newmarket, boodle, stops
Broadercard game, cardsA game / game played with playing cards
CatalanChicago

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