solitaire

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solitaire englannista suomeksi

  1. rodriguezindodo, solitääri

  2. rastuli

  3. solitaari

  4. pasianssi

  1. Substantiivi

  2. erakkopeli, lautapasianssi

  3. rodriguezindodo

  4. reunionindodo

  5. rastuli

  6. yksin asuva">yksin asuva living, yksinäinen being

solitaire englanniksi

  1. A person who lives alone; a recluse or hermit.

  2. 1722-1723, (w), ''letter to a lady''

  3. (..) he really wishes he had never beheld you, nor yours. You have spoiled him for a solitaire, and a book, all the days of his life; and put him into such a condition, that he thinks of nothing, and enquires of nothing but after a person who has nothing to say to him, and has left him for ever (..)
  4. A game for one person, played on a board with pegs or balls, in which the object is, beginning with all the places filled except one, to remove all but one of the pieces by "jumping", as in draughts.

  5. Any of various games that can be played by one person. Called (m) in the rest of the world.

  6. An extinct bird, related to the dodo, (taxlink) solitaire), that lived on the island of Rodrigues.

  7. An extinct bird formerly believed to be related to the dodo, more precisely (vern), (taxlink), now preferably (vern), (taxlink).

  8. One of several American species of bird in the genus ''Myadestes'' in the thrush family.

  9. A single gem, usually a diamond, mounted in a piece of jewellery by itself.

  10. A black neck ribbon worn with a wig in the 18th century.

  11. 1771, Tobias Smollett, ''Humphry Clinker'', Penguin Classics, 1985, p.191:

  12. The fellow wears a solitaire, uses paint, and takes rappee with all the grimace of a French marquis.
  13. living or being alone; solitary

  14. (l), solitary (qualifier)