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royal flush

noun, Poker.
1.
the five highest cards of a suit.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70
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  • It is all flashily antebellum and as obviously pat as a royal flush.
  • Perry seemed to have inherited the equivalent of a royal flush.
British Dictionary definitions for royal flush

royal flush

noun
1.
(poker) a hand made up of the five top honours of a suit
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