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straight flush

noun, Poker.
1.
a sequence of five consecutive cards of the same suit.
Origin of straight flush
1860-1865
1860-65
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  • It doesn't give you a straight flush; but your hand will beat North's if it comes to a show-down between you.

    Empire Builders Francis Lynde
  • Yes, he saw my deuces—and with a straight flush, and by rights the pot is his.

  • Fours, at least, or maybe he has had the luck to pick a straight flush.

    The Devil's Own Randall Parrish
  • Should he stand pat on his straight or discard the heart and draw to his straight flush?

    Steve Yeager William MacLeod Raine
  • Yes, he saw my deuces—AND with a straight flush, and by rights the pot is his.

  • The other was for pulling a straight flush on Mr. Lidgerwood, right now.

  • On a straight flush he had drawn down the ante and nothing more.

    Crooked Trails and Straight William MacLeod Raine
  • Edgerly's face lit up with joy as he exhibited a straight flush of diamonds, king at the head.

    A New Sensation Albert Ross
  • "Say, Red, she's a straight flush," Johnny shouted to his companion.

    Hopalong Cassidy Clarence E. Mulford
British Dictionary definitions for straight flush

straight flush

noun
1.
(in poker) five consecutive cards of the same suit
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