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euchre (n.)

type of card game played with a partial deck, 1846, American English, of unknown origin. Elements of the game indicate it might be from German. In early use also uker, yucker.

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Definitions of euchre

euchre (n.)
a card game similar to ecarte; each player is dealt 5 cards and the player making trump must take 3 tricks to win a hand;
Synonyms: five hundred
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