gin rummy

noun Cards.
gin4 ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1940–45

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gin rummy (dʒɪn)
 
n
Often shortened to: gin a version of rummy in which a player may go out if the odd cards outside his sequences total less than ten points
 
[C20: from gin1 + rummy1, apparently from a humorous allusion to gin and rum]

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We ate our pizza on paper napkins and played gin rummy in the tack room.
Even so, his ascetic austerity drew the line at gin rummy, which he delighted to play of an evening.
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