HyperDic: poker

English > 2 senses of the word poker:
NOUNartifactpoker, stove poker, fire hook, salamanderfire iron consisting of a metal rod with a handle
actpoker, poker gameany of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand
poker > pronunciation
Soundspow'ker
Rhymesacre / Acre ... Zocor: 182 rhymes with ker...
English > poker: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningfire iron consisting of a metal rod with a handle; used to stir a fire.
Synonymsstove poker, fire hook, salamander
Broaderfire ironmetal fireside implements
Spanishatizador, hurgón
Catalansalamandra
Verbspokestir by poking
English > poker: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAny of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand.
Synonympoker game
Category ofante(poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot
poker faceA face without any interpretable expression (as that of a good poker player)
pot, jackpot, kittyThe cumulative amount involved in a game / game (such as poker)
raiseincreasing the size of a bet (as in poker)
Narrowerdraw, draw pokerpoker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer
high-lowpoker in which the high and low hands split the pot
penny ante, penny ante pokerpoker played for small stakes
straight pokerpoker in which each player gets 5 cards face down and bets are made without drawing any further cards
strip pokerpoker in which a player's losses are paid by removing an article of clothing
stud, stud pokerpoker in which each player receives hole cards and the remainder are dealt face up
Broadercard game, cardsA game / game played with playing cards
Spanishpoker, póker, póquer
Catalanpoker, pòquer

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