He hung around artists, organized exhibitions, and bought and ran a billiards hall and bar.
No, it was Professor Plum with the lead pipe in the billiards room.
Old Terry, having got them together, went back to his billiards and left them.
Most exquisite of sonatas would not to them make up for a game of billiards!
There never was a game of billiards that would end precisely at the moment you should leave for duty.
It cost her six francs, for he had lost at billiards, and the drinks they had played for were owing.
Also, I have taken rather too much to billiards and that sort of thing.
They told me up at Delhi that you hadn't your equal at whist or billiards.
They could give me points and beat me, as we say in billiards.
"I'll play you a game of billiards," he said, looking at me.
1590s, from French billiard, originally the word for the wooden cue stick, a diminutive from Old French bille "stick of wood," from Medieval Latin billia "tree, trunk," possibly from Gaulish (cf. Irish bile "tree trunk").