What is another word for craps?

Pronunciation: [kɹˈaps] (IPA)

Craps is a popular casino game played with dice. However, there are many other synonyms for this word, such as dice game, roll of the dice, or hazard. In addition to these, slang terms such as "shooting craps" or "rolling bones" are also used to refer to this game. Many people also refer to craps simply as "dice," as it is a game where players roll the dice to determine the outcome. Other synonyms for this term include "bank craps," "street craps," and "table craps." Whether you call it craps or one of its many other synonyms, this exciting game of chance has been entertaining players for centuries.

Synonyms for Craps:

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  • Independent

    • Verb, 3rd person singular present
      poops, shits.
  • Other Related

    • Noun, plural
      dice.

What are the hypernyms for Craps?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Craps?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the meronyms for Craps?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for craps (as nouns)

Usage examples for Craps

They won't let me sell things on the street, or shoot craps, or work.
"Calvary Alley"
Alice Hegan Rice
Used to win my nickel every Sunday when we shot craps in the alley back of the cathedral.
"Calvary Alley"
Alice Hegan Rice
We ain't done nuffin' but sit here an' play craps.
"Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective"
Ellis Parker Butler

Famous quotes with Craps

  • He was so honest you could play craps with him over the phone.
    Earl Wilson
  • He's an honest man - you could shoot craps with him over the telephone.
    Earl Wilson
  • Looking for a saviour in the sky? Be serious! Know you still not that there ain’t any saviour but science! Get rid of your cultural craps and your religious illusions! Be realist! In this universe, only the realists have the chance to save themselves!
    Mehmet Murat ildan
  • Some says that genetic engineering is within the scope of the God! Well, it was so, that area would have been encircled with the impassable high walls! Mankind cannot lose its time with this kind of religious craps! Genetic engineering is our garden!
    Mehmet Murat ildan
  • Einstein said that God does not play dice with the universe. He was right, but not in the way he meant. God doesn't play dice with the universe because the universe doesn't need him. The craps table is set up and running. Whether or not God put it there is besides the point.
    Mark Coggins

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