Definitions for lottoˈlɒt oʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lot•toˈlɒt oʊ(n.)(pl.)-tos.

  1. a game of chance that is similar to bingo.

    Category: Games

  2. a lottery, esp. one operated by a state government, in which players choose numbers that are matched against those of the official drawing.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Games

Origin of lotto:

1770–80; < It < Gmc; see lot

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lotto, bingo, beano, keno(noun)

    a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards


  1. lotto(Noun)

    a game of chance similar to bingo

  2. lotto(Noun)

    a lottery

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lotto(noun)

    a game of chance, played with cards, on which are inscribed numbers, and any contrivance (as a wheel containing numbered balls) for determining a set of numbers by chance. The player holding a card having on it the set of numbers drawn from the wheel takes the stakes after a certain percentage of them has been deducted for the dealer. A variety of lotto is called keno

Translations for lotto

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a gambling game using cards with numbered squares.

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