Associations to the word «Chicago»


CHICAGO, proper noun. A large city located on Lake Michigan in northeastern Illinois, USA.
CHICAGO BLUES, noun. (music genre) A genre of popular electric guitar-based blues associated with Chicago.
CHICAGO DOG, noun. A Chicago-style hot dog
CHICAGO DOGS, noun. Plural of Chicago dog
CHICAGO OVERCOAT, noun. (US) (slang) Death; being killed or murdered.
CHICAGO PROTOCOL, noun. A method for the testing of appliances that perform any kind of combustion (household heaters, stoves, etc.) for carbon monoxide emissions.
CHICAGO TYPEWRITER, noun. (euphemistic) The Thompson machine gun.
CHICAGO TYPEWRITERS, noun. Plural of Chicago typewriter

Dictionary definition

CHICAGO, noun. Largest city in Illinois; a bustling Great Lakes port that extends 26 miles along the southwestern shoreline of Lake Michigan.
CHICAGO, noun. A gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card.

Wise words

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