A card game, sometimes played with two decks, in which the players try to form sets and sequences of cards.
More example sentences
- As the name suggests, this tile game is related to the card game rummy.
- I remember the house still had gas lighting and that I was introduced to cards - whist and rummy.
- As in basic rummy, a meld is a combination of cards from your hand which you place face up on the table, where it stays until the end of a hand.
early 20th century: of unknown origin.