follow Dictionary.com

Fiancé or fiancée? What's the difference?

poker dice

plural noun
1.
dice that, instead of being marked with spots, carry on their faces a picture or symbol representing the six highest playing cards: ace, king, queen, jack, ten, nine.
2.
(usually used with a singular verb) any of various gambling games played with from three to six such dice.
Origin of poker dice
1870-1875
1870-75, Americanism
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for poker dice

poker dice

noun
1.
a dice marked on its six faces with the pictures of the playing cards from ace to nine
2.
a gambling game, based on poker hands, played with five such dice
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for poker dice

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for poker

11
12
Scrabble Words With Friends