[kuh-tawrz; French ka-tawrz]
- a set of four cards of the same denomination, aces, kings, queens, jacks, or tens, scoring 14 points.
Origin of quatorze
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Examples from the Web for quatorze
"But I had a quatorze, and took the fishes," replied Des Meloises.The Golden Dog
Never have I loved Paris more than on the Quatorze of testing.
Had they not blazed the way for those who would march on the Quatorze of victory?
The dear old custom of the night of the Quatorze was revived.
I can put it on as an actor on the stage wears a chapeau of the Quatorze time.
Word Origin and History for quatorze
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