eight-spot

[ eyt-spot ]
/ ˈeɪtˌspɒt /
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noun Slang.

a playing card the face of which bears eight pips.

Nearby words

  1. eigenvalue,
  2. eigenvector,
  3. eiger,
  4. eight,
  5. eight ball,
  6. eight-track tape,
  7. eightball,
  8. eighteen,
  9. eighteen-wheeler,
  10. eighteenmo

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for eight-spot

  • But as long as he's goin' to welsh on us I hope he lavishes the eight-spot where it'll do him some good.

    Gullible's Travels, Etc.|Ring W. Lardner
  • I'd rather be High Lord Chancellor of a cow-camp than the eight-spot in a queen-high flush.