Synonyms

1. parlour

noun. ['ˈpɑːrlɝ'] a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax.

Synonyms

  • abode
  • home
  • living-room
  • parlor
  • living room
  • salon
  • habitation
  • common room
  • sitting room
  • front room
  • domicile
  • morning room
  • dwelling house
  • room

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Words that Rhyme with Parlour Game

  • proclaim
  • postgame
  • exclaim
  • disclaim
  • reclaim
  • overcame
  • inflame
  • declaim
  • ballgame
  • rename
  • defame
  • became
  • aflame
  • acclaim
  • swaim
  • graeme
  • frame
  • fraim
  • flame
  • flaim
  • claim
  • brame
  • blame
  • ashame
  • tame
  • shame
  • sejm
  • same
  • rhame
  • name

Example sentences of the word parlour-game


1. Noun Phrase
Charades originated during the Victorian era as a parlour game.

2. parlour

noun. ['ˈpɑːrlɝ'] reception room in an inn or club where visitors can be received.

Synonyms

  • parlor

3. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a contest with rules to determine a winner.

Synonyms

  • bowling
  • athletic game
  • pall-mall
  • curling
  • card game
  • parlor game
  • child's game
  • activity
  • table game
  • zero-sum game
  • parlour game
  • gambling game
  • cards

Antonyms

  • activation
  • sink
  • source
  • peristalsis

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a single play of a sport or other contest.

Synonyms

  • road game
  • doubleheader
  • cup tie
  • twin bill
  • home game
  • practice game
  • nightcap
  • double feature
  • playoff game
  • away game
  • competition
  • exhibition game

Antonyms

  • home game
  • anastalsis
  • dormant
  • inactiveness

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] an amusement or pastime.

Synonyms

  • ducks and drakes
  • prisoner's base
  • treasure hunt
  • diversion
  • pinball
  • pinball game
  • party game
  • ring-around-a-rosy
  • computer game
  • mind game
  • ring-around-the-rosy
  • video game
  • guessing game
  • ring-a-rosy
  • paper chase
  • catch
  • hare and hounds

Antonyms

  • straight
  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] animal hunted for food or sport.

Synonyms

  • big game
  • animal
  • creature
  • game bird
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • beast

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • straighten
  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. game

adjective. ['ˈgeɪm'] disabled in the feet or legs.

Synonyms

  • unfit
  • halt
  • gimpy
  • lame
  • halting

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • rush
  • stay
  • regulation time

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game.

Synonyms

  • game equipment

Antonyms

  • pull
  • disapprove

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] frivolous or trifling behavior.

Synonyms

  • frolic
  • caper
  • play
  • romp

Antonyms

  • passive
  • active
  • cooperation
  • friend

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal).

Synonyms

  • counterplot
  • intrigue
  • scheme
  • cabal
  • strategy
  • conspiracy
  • plot
  • machination
  • counterplan

Antonyms

  • fore
  • anterior
  • negate
  • forward

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))
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