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loo

noun \ ˈlü \

Definition of loo

1 : an old card game in which the winner of each trick or a majority of tricks takes a portion of the pool while losing players are obligated to contribute to the next pool
2 : money staked at loo

Origin and Etymology of loo

short for obsolete English lanterloo, from French lanturelu twaddle


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loo

verb

Definition of loo

transitive verb
: to obligate to contribute to a new pool at loo for failing to win a trick

First Known Use of loo

1680


3

loo

noun

Definition of loo

chiefly British
: toilet 1

Origin and Etymology of loo

origin unknown

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