bezique


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Synonyms for bezique

a card game played with a pack of forty-eight cards (two of each suit for high cards)

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ANSWERS: 1 Jamboree; 2 Women's shoes; 3 Trigger; 4 A 1930s dance similar to a slow rumba; 5 King George VI; 6 Bezique; 7 Los Angeles Galaxy; 8 London's Isle of Dogs; 9 The Mason-Dixon Line; 10 The River Lagan.
QUIZ CHALLENGE: 1 Dragnet; 2 A compound fracture; 3 The violin; 4 Bezique; 5 Captain James Cook.
In chapter two Kolin fully explores Funnyhouse of a Negro; chapter three covers The Owl Answers and A Beast Story, both plays published in Cities in Bezique. In chapter four he discusses A Rat's Mass and A Lesson in Dead Language.
If you begin a Scrabble game with the tiles BEEIQUZ, you can score 124 points with BEZIQUE. Holding the tiles AHINGWZ with a B suitably placed between two red squares, you can score 374 points with WHIZBANG, provided both red squares are covered--a "triple-triple" in the U.S.
Kennedy paired The Owl Answers (her favorite play) with A Beast Story (her least favorite) as Cities in Bezique for their publication in 1969.
The pair were a major success at last year's Edinburgh Jazz Festival and the subsequent CD, Bezique, was an acclaimed follow-up.
beer, lager, vodka, Hooch, Bezique and gassed milk."
A ladies' loo has been installed, I'm sure I clocked a bottle of Bezique behind the bar and Tam Parks is now selling food.
LOMBARD RALLY (UK motoring), BAR GRAPH, VERBAL ABUSE, YUCCA CACTUS, GRANDE VEDETTE (Cham), BEST SELLER, SAFE LEFT (coined), LARGE LEGS (coined), EIGHTY THREE, OIL SLICK, PYJAMA JACKET, SILK COCKS, CABLE TELEVISION, SUMMER EMPLOYMENT (coined), PIANO CONCERTO, CORN ROCKET, SUPER EPIC (coined), IRAQUI PIQUI (coined), FUTURE PERFECT, CREASE RESISTANT, FATAL ATTRACTION (film), QUEUE FEUD (coined), 'ROVER' EVENT (coined), TWO DOWN, FIXED EXPRESSION (bt), POYA DAYS, POPULARIZE BEZIQUE (coined)
* For those who don't remember, Bezique was a short-lived 80s spirit, in the noble tradition of Malibu and coke.