Meaning of MONTE in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈmän-tē ]


Etymology: Spanish, bank, mountain, heap, from Italian, from Latin mont-, mons mountain

Date: 1824

1. : a card game in which players select any two of four cards turned face up in a layout and bet that one of them will be matched before the other as cards are dealt one at a time from the pack — called also monte bank

2. : three-card monte

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.