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

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