Definition of 'parlour game'
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That was how they wanted me to dress because it was a daytime parlour game. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Parlour games are a great way to connect across the generations. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When playing this parlour game, the trick is to conjure plausibly, without seeming arch. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
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Used Rarely. parlour game is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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