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Definition 1: a game played with playing cards - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for card game in the sense of this definition

(card game is a kind of ...) a contest with rules to determine a winner

"you need four people to play this game"

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game similar to ecarte; each player is dealt 5 cards and the player making trump must take 3 tricks to win a hand

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game for two players who try to assemble books of cards by asking the opponent for particular cards

(... is a kind of card game ) a gambling card game of Spanish origin; 3 or 4 cards are dealt face up and players bet that one of them will be matched before the others as the cards are dealt from the pack one at a time

(... is a kind of card game ) a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game similar to whist; usually played for stakes

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game using a pack of cards from which one queen has been removed; players match cards and the player holding the unmatched queen at the end of the game is the loser (or `old maid')

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game played with a pack of forty-eight cards (two of each suit for high cards); play resembles whist

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game for two players using a reduced pack of 32 cards

(... is a kind of card game ) (Yiddish) a card game for two players one of whom is usually a child; the deck is place face down with one card face upward; players draw from the deck alternately hoping to build up or down from the open card; the player with the fewest cards when the deck is exhausted is the winner

(... is a kind of card game ) any of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game in which two rows of cards are dealt and players can bet on the color of the cards or on which row will have a count nearer some number

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game based on collecting sets and sequences; the winner is the first to meld all their cards

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game played by one person

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game in which players bet against the dealer on the cards he will draw from a dealing box

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game in which you play your sevens and other cards in sequence in the same suit as the sevens; you win if you are the first to use all your cards

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game for four players who form two partnerships; a pack of 52 cards is dealt and each side scores one point for each trick it takes in excess of six

(... is a kind of card game ) card games in which points are won for taking the high or low or jack or game

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game played in casinos in which two or more punters gamble against the banker; the player wins who holds 2 or 3 cards that total closest to nine

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game for two players in which the object is to win all of the other player's cards

(... is a kind of card game ) a gambling game using cards; the object is to hold cards having a higher count than those dealt to the banker up to but not exceeding 21

(... is a kind of card game ) any of various card games based on whist for four players

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game in which cards face up on the table are taken with eligible cards in the hand

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game (usually for two players) in which each player is dealt six cards and discards one or two

(... is a kind of card game ) a card game for 2 players; played with 32 cards and king high

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) the act of distributing playing cards

"the deal was passed around the table clockwise"

(card game is a part of ...) the playing of a card to start a trick in bridge

"the lead was in the dummy"

(card game is a part of ...) the mistake of not following suit when able to do so

(card game is a part of ...) a demand for a show of hands in a card game

"after two raises there was a call"

(card game is a part of ...) raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2

"I decided his double was a bluff"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) (cards) the act of throwing out a useless card or of failing to follow suit

(card game is a part of ...) the division of a deck of cards before dealing

"he insisted that we give him the last cut before every deal" "the cutting of the cards soon became a ritual"

(card game is a part of ...) the act of mixing cards haphazardly

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) place one's stake

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) play a card lower than (a held high card)

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) decline to initiate betting

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) lead (a card) and establish the trump suit

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) play a higher card than the one previously played

"Smith covered again"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) bet more than the previous player

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) match or meet

"I saw the bet of one of my fellow players"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) shuffle again

"So as to prevent cheating, he was asked to reshuffle the cards"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) shuffle (playing cards) by separating the deck into two parts and riffling with the thumbs so the cards intermix

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) distribute cards to the players in a game

"Who's dealing?"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) give (a specific card) to a player

"He dealt me the Queen of Spades"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) deal cards wrongly

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands

"He called his trump"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) defeat by a lurch

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) lose the lead

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) trump alternately in two hands

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) shuffling again

"the gambler demanded a reshuffle"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) (card games) the act of taking a trick with a trump when unable to follow suit

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) (card games) in a single round, the sequence of cards played by all the players; the high card is the winner

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) (card games) a case from which playing cards are dealt one at a time

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) (card games) the suit that has been declared to rank above all other suits for the duration of the hand

"clubs were declared trumps" "a trump can take a trick even when a card of a different suit is led"

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) a collection of playing cards satisfying the rules of a card game

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) fail to follow suit when able and required to do so

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) play the cards of (a suit) so that the last trick on which a hand can follow suit will be taken by a higher card in the hand of a partner who has the remaining cards of a combined holding

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) deceive an opponent by a bold bet on an inferior hand with the result that the opponent withdraws a winning hand

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) play a trump

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) play a trump higher than (one previously played) to the trick

(card game is the domain which ... is member of) (of card games) involving or requiring four players

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