- a card game with rules similar to those of vingt-et-un, except that the score aimed at is 15 rather than 21
Word Origin for quinze
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Historical Examples of quinze
They gave me choice of whist, or picquet, or quinze, or hazard.Richard Carvel, Complete
He decreed, that all the inhabitants of the Quinze Vingt were clothed in white.
There was not one vestment of that color in the Quinze Vingt.
They were masked to conceal their excitement, especially when playing the game of quinze.The Man Who Laughs
Et si auions mare contre nous & quinze liees iusques Port Royal.