straight flush

  1. a sequence of five consecutive cards of the same suit.

Origin of straight flush

First recorded in 1860–65

Words Nearby straight flush Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use straight flush in a sentence

  • I assured her that I understood the beauty of righteousness, and that I held a strong hand—a straight flush, as it were.

  • Barclay's smile was as rare as a straight flush anyhow, he admitted to himself, but the assertion sounded well.

    A Trooper Galahad | Charles King

British Dictionary definitions for straight flush

straight flush

  1. (in poker) five consecutive cards of the same suit

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