a variety or method of playing certain poker and other games in which a deuce represents any suit or denomination that the holder chooses: We're playing five-card stud, deuces wild.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of deuces wild
First recorded in 1910–15
Words nearby deuces wild
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