solitaire
[ˈsɒlɪtɛː, ˌsɒlɪˈtɛː]
NOUN
  1. any of various card games played by one person, the object of which is to use up all one's cards by forming particular arrangements and sequences.Also called patience.
  2. BRITISH
    a game for one player played by removing pegs one at a time from a board by jumping others over them from adjacent holes, the object being to be left with only one peg.
    synonyms:
  3. a diamond or other gem set in a piece of jewellery by itself.
    "a diamond solitaire" ·
    "a solitaire ring"
    synonyms:
    jewel · precious stone · semi-precious stone · stone · solitaire · brilliant ·
    • a ring set with a solitaire diamond or other gem.
  4. either of two large extinct flightless birds related to the dodo, found on two of the Mascarene Islands until they were exterminated in the 18th century.
  5. a large American thrush with mainly grey plumage and a short bill.
Origin
early 18th century: from French, from Latin solitarius ( see solitary).
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How to use solitaire in a sentence?
a diamond solitaire.
a solitaire ring.
How to say solitaire in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)Solitêr, Patience
Arabic (NOUN)سوليتير, ماس, الماس, السوليتير
Bangla সলিটেয়ার
Bosnian (Latin) Pasijans
Bulgarian (NOUN)пасианс
Cantonese (Traditional) 紙牌
Catalan (NOUN)solitari
Chinese Simplified 纸牌
Chinese Traditional 紙牌
Croatian (NOUN)pasijans
Danish (NOUN)kabale, ensom
Dutch (NOUN)Patience
Filipino solitaryo
Finnish (NOUN)pasianssi
German (NOUN)Patience
Greek (NOUN)πασιέντζα, μοναχικών
Hebrew (NOUN)סוליטר, פסינס
Hindi (NOUN)त्यागी, सॉलिटेयर, संन्यासी
Hungarian (NOUN)pasziánsz, szoliter
Icelandic (NOUN)eingreypingur, kapall
Italian (VERB)solitari
Japanese (NOUN)ソリティア, ソリテール
Korean (NOUN)솔리테어, 일인, 카드놀이, 등불, 맞추기
Latvian (NOUN)pasjanss, solitārs
Lithuanian (NOUN)Pasjansas
Norwegian Bokmål kabal
Persian (NOUN)فال ورق, نفره
Polish (NOUN)pasjans
Portuguese (NOUN)paciência
Querétaro Otomi solitario
Russian (NOUN)пасьянс, солитер, косынка
Serbian (Cyrillic) пасијанс
Serbian (Latin) pasijans
Slovenian (NOUN)Pasjansa
Spanish (NOUN)solitario
Swedish (NOUN)patiens, Harpan
Tamil (NOUN)சாலிடேர்
Telugu సొరకాయ
Thai เล่นไพ่คนเดียว
Turkish (NOUN)fal
Ukrainian (NOUN)пасьянс, Пас'янс, Косинка
Urdu (NOUN)سولٹیئر
Welsh (NOUN)amynedd
Yucatec Maya solitario
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