[ aw-therz ]

noun(used with a singular verb)
  1. a card game for two or more persons that is played with a 52-card pack, the object being to take the largest number of tricks consisting of four cards of the same denomination.

Origin of authors

1865–70, Americanism; plural of author

Words Nearby authors Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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