noun. ['ˈkræps'] a gambling game played with two dice; a first throw of 7 or 11 wins and a first throw of 2, 3, or 12 loses and a first throw of any other number must be repeated to win before a 7 is thrown, which loses the bet and the dice.
- game of chance
- crap shooting
- gambling game
- stay in place
Rhymes with Craps
Sentences with craps
1. Noun, plural
Try your luck at table games such as single zero roulette, craps and several variations of blackjack.
Quotes about craps
1. We played for about half an hour before I realized we were actually playing two different games. What I’d thought of as ludo was actually a game called gin rummy, and what Warren was playing seemed to be a mixture of craps and table tennis. Once we started playing by one consistent set of rules, though, the fun was really over.
- Graham Parke, No Hope for Gomez!
2. I don’t care what Einstein said about God not playing dice; If he exists, he’s addicted to craps.
- Henry Mosquera, Sleeper's Run
noun. ['ˈkræps'] expressions used when when two dice are thrown and both come up showing one spot.