Definition of Fours
1. Noun. (plural of four) ¹
2. Noun. (poker slang) A pair of fours. ¹
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Definition of Fours
1. four [n] - See also: four
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Literary usage of Fours
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1. The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of by William Thomas Lowndes (1858)
"С 2, in fours. Introduced with an Epistle ' To the Christian Reader. ... L 3, in fours, with two leaves of a fragment of Phlegon in Greek, with the English ..."
2. Collections and Notes, 1867-1876 by William Carew Hazlitt (1876)
"4°, A—Xx in fours, first leaf blank. Dedicated to the Duke of Buckingham. ... 4", A—Tt in fours. The Wisedome of the Ancients, written in Latine by tin ..."
3. A Dictionary of the Art of Printing by William Savage (1841)
"Two Half Sheets of Twenty-fours, worked together - - 363 What Stower calls Twenty-fours are ... Half a Sheet of Twenty-fours, to fold without cutting. ..."
4. Second Series of Bibliographical Collections and Notes on Early English by William Carew Hazlitt (1882)
"4°, A—L 3 in fours, and a, 2 leaves, with a dedication to James, Duke of Monmouth. ... 4°, A—G 2 in fours. A Proclamation for the levying and payment of the ..."
5. The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of by William Thomas Lowndes (1834)
"Aaaaa, 2 leaves, Bbbbb to Hhhhh, in fours, liiii, 2 leaves. Index, 5 leave«. Prefixed is a portrait by Loggan. FULLER, Thomas, DD The History of the ..."
6. Infantry Tactics, Double and Single Rank, Adapted to American Topography and by Emory Upton (1875)
"The command halt is given when the leading fours have advanced platoon distance. If the movement be executed in double time, the captain commands: Guide ..."