(also US trademark parcheesi)
A four-handed Indian board game in which six cowries are used like dice.
More example sentences
- Pachisi was the favorite game of the rulers of India, but you don't have to be a major mogul to enjoy it.
- Backgammon is new to me and definitely not my game of choice - would rather play pachisi.
from Hindi paccīsī, literally '(throw) of 25' (the highest of the game).
Definition of pachisi in:
- The US English dictionary