Definition of Codille

1. n. A term at omber, signifying that the game is won.



Definition of Codille

1. a situation in the card game ombre [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Codille

codicologists
codicology
codifferentiation
codifiabilities
codifiability
codification
codifications
codified
codifier
codifiers
codifies
codify
codifying
codilla
codillas
codille (current term)
codilles
codimension
codimensions
coding
coding DNA
coding sequence
coding strand
coding system
coding theory
codings
codirect
codirected
codirecting
codirection

Literary usage of Codille

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Game of Ombre by Henry Hucks Gibbs, Chiswick Press (1878)
"If he be given codille he pays the winner his Penalty, and the extras. ... and yet by a Revoke gives codille to the Defender, he gains nothing, ..."

2. The Court-gamester: Or, Full and Easy Instructions for Playing the Games Now by Richard Seymour (1722)
"... that when the Ombre wins, he robs the Board of the Stake $ but in the other Cafe he Jays one down, for that which the codille takes up. ..."

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