Definitions for quinellakiˈnɛl ə, kwɪ-; kinˈyɛl ə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

qui•nel•lakiˈnɛl ə, kwɪ-; kinˈyɛl ə(n.)(pl.)-las.

also qui•nie•la

  1. a type of bet, esp. on horse races, in which the bettor, in order to win, must select the first- and second-place finishers without specifying their order of finishing.

    Category: Games, Sport

Origin of quinella:

1940–45, Amer.; < AmerSp


  1. quinella(Noun)

    A form of bet in which the bettor predicts the first two finishers in a race, without concern for the order of finishing.

  2. quinella(Verb)

    To have two team members, horses, etc., finish first and second in the same event.

  3. Origin: From American quiniela; US from 1942.


  1. Quinella

    Quinella is an album by American southern rock band Atlanta Rhythm Section, released in November 1981..


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