five hundred rum

variants: or five hundred rummy

Definition of five hundred rum

: a variety of rummy for from 2 to 4 players in which the object is to lay down 500 or more points in melds

called also pinochle rummy

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Learn More about five hundred rum

Statistics for five hundred rum

Cite this Entry

“Five hundred rum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

Comments on five hundred rum

What made you want to look up five hundred rum? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!