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Meaning of RUMMY

Pronunciation:  'rumee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a card game based on collecting sets and sequences; the winner is the first to meld all their cards
  2. [n]  a chronic drinker
  3. [adj]  beyond or deviating from the usual or expected; "a curious hybrid accent"; "her speech has a funny twang"; "they have some funny ideas about war"; "had an odd name"; "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"; "something definitely queer about this town"; "what a rum fellow"; "singular behavior"

RUMMY is a 5 letter word that starts with R.


 Synonyms: curious, drunk, drunkard, funny, inebriate, odd, peculiar, queer, rum, rum, singular, sot, strange, unusual
 See Also: alcoholic, basket rummy, boozer, canasta, card game, cards, dipsomaniac, drinker, gin, gin rummy, imbiber, juicer, knock rummy, lush, meld, soaker, souse, toper



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Rum"my\, a.
    Of or pertaining to rum; characteristic of rum; as a rummy
  2. \Rum"my\, n.; pl. {Rummies}.
    One who drinks rum; an habitually intemperate person. [Low]
  3. \Rum"my\, a. [See {Rum}, a.]
    Strange; odd. [Slang]