Dictionary.com

canfield

[ kan-feeld ]
/ ˈkænˌfild /
Save This Word!

noun Cards.

a game of solitaire often adapted to gambling purposes.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE 12 TYPES OF VERB TENSES!

Loosen up your grammar muscles because it’s time to test your knowledge on verb tenses!
Question 1 of 6
The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of canfield

1910–15; named after R. A. Canfield (1855–1914), American gambler, inventor of the game

Definition for canfield (2 of 2)

Canfield
[ kan-feeld ]
/ ˈkænˌfild /

noun

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use canfield in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for canfield

canfield
/ (ˈkænˌfiːld) /

noun

cards a gambling game adapted from a type of patience

Word Origin for canfield

C20: named after R. A. Canfield (1855–1914), US gambler
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK