Associations to the word «Bolivia»


BOLIVIA, proper noun. A country in South America. Capital cities: Sucre (constitutional capital), La Paz (seat of government). Largest city: Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Official name: Plurinational State of Bolivia.
BOLIVIA, noun. (uncountable) (card games) A card game, similar to rummy and canasta.
BOLIVIA, noun. (card games) A meld of seven wild cards in said card game.

Dictionary definition

BOLIVIA, noun. A landlocked republic in central South America; Simon Bolivar founded Bolivia in 1825 after winning independence from Spain.
BOLIVIA, noun. A form of canasta in which sequences can be melded.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats