pinochle
[ pee-nuhk-uhl ]
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Part of Speech noun
Origin + Etymology
Mid 19th century; of unknown origin unknown etymology
Synonyms
  • poker
  • roulette
Antonyms
  • unavailable
Definition
a popular card game played by two, three, or four persons, with a 48-card deck
Example
A) The night was getting boring, so Martin suggested we play a game of pinochle. B) Paula hates playing pinochle because she is not good at card games.
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