Solitaire (sometimes called Patience) is a set of many different card games that can be played by a single player. There are thousands of different solitaire card games, and SolitaireTutorials.com is putting together a collection of tutorials for playing as many of these games as we can. We have also included links to versions that can be played online at other websites.
Most solitaire card games involve a certain degree of strategy, although some, like Clock Solitaire are purely mechanical in nature. Some of these games like Calculation Solitaire or Freecell, can be won even with if the player is unlucky. Others like Klondike may requre a certain amount of luck as well as skill to win.
Solitaire has it's own language of common terms that are associated with the games. Please look over our these terms on our Solitaire Terms page.