- a simple card game.
- a flapjack or griddlecake.
Origin of slapjack
Regional variation note
2. See pancake.
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Examples from the Web for slapjack
Historical Examples of slapjack
She called him her "slapjack" and would tell him to come and have his smack!
Perhaps some dainty fellow prefers the more imposing "slapjack."
- a simple card game
- US another word for pancake
Word Origin for slapjack
C19: from slap + jack 1
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