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Origin of rummy1
Words nearby rummy
Definition for rummy (2 of 3)
noun, plural rum·mies.
Definition for rummy (3 of 3)
adjective, rum·mi·er, rum·mi·est.Chiefly British Slang.
Example sentences from the Web for rummy
The “rooty toot toot” is simply the noise the horns make, while “rummy tum tum” is the drums.The Most Confusing Christmas Music Lyrics Explained (VIDEO)|Kevin Fallon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gin rummy was his big game and he fraternized with high rollers like Minnesota Fats and Dean Chance.
Does making these comments take more or less gall than Rummy with that tweet this morning?
It's a diversion, much like pinochle or gin rummy were in the days when there were only three TV channels.Newt Gingrich Isn’t Doomed, Even After a Failed Presidential Campaign|Rich Galen|May 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The American Conservative Union will be giving Rummy the “Defender of the Constitution” Award.
I spose thats their trench acrost there, he said doubtfully, but its a rummy lookin mix up.Grapes of wrath|Boyd Cable
I've been to some rummy places in my time; and a waiter ain't the blind owl as he's supposed to be.The Observations of Henry|Jerome K. Jerome
As soon as the door closed behind her, Max Rostoff turned and snarled, "Where have you been, you rummy?"
Rostoff snatched up the fallen gun, snarling, "I'm calling your bluff, you gutless rummy."
It was bound to be a lame dog, anyhow—and it might as well've been Rummy as anybody.The Black Opal|Katharine Susannah Prichard