mahjong
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /mɑːˈdʒɒŋ/, /mɑːˈʒɒŋ/
  • (America) IPA: /mɑˈdʒɔŋ/, /mɑˈʒɔŋ/
    • (cot-caught merger) IPA: /mɑˈdʒɑŋ/, /mɑˈʒɑŋ/
Noun

mahjong (uncountable)

  1. A game (originally Chinese) for four players, using a collection of tiles divided into five or six suits.
  2. A solitaire game using the same tiles, where the player wins by removing pairs of matching exposed tiles until none remain.
Synonyms
  • (a solitaire game) mahjong solitaire
Translations
  • French: mah-jong
  • German: Mah-Jongg
  • Portuguese: mahjong
  • Russian: маджо́нг
  • Spanish: mahjong



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