- a hand consisting of three of a kind and a pair, as three queens and two tens.
Origin of full house
First recorded in 1885–90
Also called full hand.
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- poker a hand with three cards of the same value and another pair
- a theatre, etc, filled to capacity
- (in bingo, etc) the set of numbers needed to win
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