a variety of poker in which a player is dealt five cards and, after an initial bet, may discard usually up to three of these cards and receive replacements from the dealer.
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How to use draw poker in a sentence
They were innocent of secession, rum, draw-poker, and sinfulness gin'rally.The Complete Works of Artemus Ward | Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
It is for this reason, I suppose, that Gordon once adjured me never to learn the ancient game of draw-poker.A Top-Floor Idyl | George van Schaick
Now that I know the language, Im going to get a deck of cards and teach my jailers how to play draw poker.The Sex Life of the Gods | Michael Knerr
Marked cards are known among gamblers as "Paper," and are considered an article of utility in draw poker.Twenty Years a Detective in the Wickedest City in the World | Clifton R. Wooldridge
The reporter and the clerk were quickly accommodated with seats at the center table, where 'draw poker' was in operation.