deuces wild


noun Cards.

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.

Nearby words

  1. deucalion,
  2. deuce,
  3. deuce court,
  4. deuced,
  5. deucedly,
  6. deunionize,
  7. deurbanize,
  8. deurne,
  9. deus,
  10. deus ex machina

Origin of deuces wild

First recorded in 1910–15

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