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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a chronic drinker;
[syn: drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino]

2. a card game based on collecting sets and sequences; the winner is the first to meld all their cards;
[syn: rummy, rum]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. beyond or deviating from the usual or expected;
- Example: "a curious hybrid accent"
- Example: "her speech has a funny twang"
- Example: "they have some funny ideas about war"
- Example: "had an odd name"
- Example: "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"
- Example: "something definitely queer about this town"
- Example: "what a rum fellow"
- Example: "singular behavior"
[syn: curious, funny, odd, peculiar, queer, rum, rummy, singular]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Rummy \Rum"my\, a. [See Rum, a.] Strange; odd. [Slang] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Rummy \Rum"my\, a. Of or pertaining to rum; characteristic of rum; as a rummy flavor. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Rummy \Rum"my\, n.; pl. Rummies. One who drinks rum; an habitually intemperate person. [Low] [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

rummy adj 1: 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" [syn: curious, funny, odd, peculiar, queer, rum, rummy, singular] n 1: a chronic drinker [syn: drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, wino] 2: a card game based on collecting sets and sequences; the winner is the first to meld all their cards [syn: rummy, rum]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

32 Moby Thesaurus words for "rummy": bizarre, boozehound, boozer, bottle sucker, bum, curious, drunk, eccentric, elbow bender, ginhound, guzzler, hooch hound, inebriate, lush, lusher, odd, oddball, peculiar, queer, rum, rum hound, singular, soak, souse, sponge, stew, swillbelly, swillbowl, swiller, swillpot, tippler, wino