Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of crown and anchor in English:
A gambling game played with three dice each bearing a crown, an anchor, and the four card suits, and played on a board similarly marked.
- The camp organised an ice hockey match in the morning followed by a funfair to include roulette, crown and anchor, the three card trick and horse racing.
- Cards and crown and anchor boards were pushed to one side.
- Multiplying their winnings at a crown and anchor game, they attract the unwanted attentions of a crime boss.
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