Etymology
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cribbage (n.)

card game for two or four, 1620s, probably from crib "set of cards thrown from each player's hand" (which is of uncertain origin), though this word is later than the game name.

updated on May 10, 2018

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Definitions of cribbage from WordNet

cribbage (n.)
a card game (usually for two players) in which each player is dealt six cards and discards one or two;
Synonyms: crib
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