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noun (1)

plural beanos
: a noisy festive celebration


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noun (2)

plural beanos
: bingo

Word History


Noun (1)

alteration of beanfeast festive occasion

Noun (2)

by alteration

First Known Use

Noun (1)

circa 1888, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1925, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of beano was circa 1888

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“Beano.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Mar. 2023.

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