[sev-uh n-spot]

noun Informal.

a playing card the face of which bears seven pips. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for seven-spot

Historical Examples of seven-spot

  • He used to say, frequently, that a king to him was no more than a seven-spot.

  • He already had a ten; now he drew a seven-spot and king in succession.

  • Two players called the bet and he flipped over his hole card—it was a seven-spot and again he won.


    James B. Hendryx

  • Had the obstructive card been a six-spot of clubs instead of a seven-spot, victory was mine.

    The Boss of Little Arcady

    Harry Leon Wilson

  • I showed her the series of plays which, but for that seven-spot, would put the kings in their places at the top and let me win.

    The Boss of Little Arcady

    Harry Leon Wilson