Definition for poker (2 of 2)
Origin of poker2
Examples from the Web for poker
He was an excellent pool sharp and quick at poker and bridge.
The next day, her father was apparently back at the poker tournament.
He seemed to find his own escape in poker and had had just been in a big poker tournament on June 28.
His various tweets were only about poker, including one saying, “Okay team, last chance for glory.”
And The Poker House was based on your real-life story of being sexually assaulted as a teen.Lori Petty on ‘Orange Is the New Black,’ the Halcyon ‘90s, and Discovering Jennifer Lawrence|Marlow Stern|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He met that searching gaze as inscrutably as he had learned to endure the scrutiny of his opponent at the poker table.The Heart of Canyon Pass|Thomas K. Holmes
Back he fell, as the poker descended upon his head with a force that again stunned him.Wizard Will|Prentiss Ingraham
Poker Joe was sent back by the chiefs for the same purpose when they surmised what was going on.The Yellowstone National Park|Hiram Martin Chittenden
But all these disqualifications might have been overlooked had the lieutenant displayed even a faint preference for poker.An Apache Princess|Charles King
"Hell," said the engineer, jumping to his feet as if taking a trick at poker.Three Soldiers|John Dos Passos
British Dictionary definitions for poker (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for poker (2 of 2)
Word Origin for poker
Idioms and Phrases with poker
In addition to the idiom beginning with poker
- poker face
- stiff as a board (poker)