Definition of Quiniela
1. quinella [n -S] - See also: quinella
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Literary usage of Quiniela
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Roy and Ray in Mexico by Mary Wright Plummer (1907)
"Then began the quiniela (kee-nee-ay'-la), or second part of the game. ... The first player to win six points has won the quiniela. Usually two partidos and ..."
2. Roy and Ray in Mexico by Mary Wright Plummer (1907)
"This was a short partido of only twenty-five points, so this part of the game was soon ended in favour of the whites or blancos. Then began the quiniela ..."
3. San Cristóbal de la Habana by Joseph Hergesheimer (1920)
"The last quiniela over, plainly weary she gathered a cloak about her shoulders and left the box, without, as I had hoped, some last gesture or even a word: ..."
4. Uruguayans of Today by William Belmont Parker, Hispanic Society of America (1921)
"Señor quiniela is the author of the first memoir published on the Medical School, a work of 530 pages, containing a detailed history of the faculty and its ..."