Definition of Deck of cards

1. Noun. A pack of 52 playing cards.

Exact synonyms: Deck, Pack Of Cards
Member holonyms: Playing Card, Queen, Suit
Generic synonyms: Pack



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Deck Of Cards

decitizenizes
decitizenizing
decivilise
decivilised
decivilises
decivilising
decivilize
decivilized
decivilizes
decivilizing
deck
deck-house
deck chair
deck chairs
deck grip
deck of cards (current term)
deck out
deck roof
deck shoe
deck shoes
deck tennis
deck up
deckchair
deckchairs
decked
decked(p)
decked out
decked out(p)
deckel
deckels

Literary usage of Deck of cards

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1. A Handy Book of Curious Information: Comprising Strange Happenings in the by William Shepard Walsh (1913)
"The queerest deck of cards is probably that collected by a Chicago man named Frank Damek. It is said to be composed of cards of all qualities, ..."

2. A Handy Book of Curious Information: Comprising Strange Happenings in the by William Shepard Walsh (1913)
"The queerest deck of cards is probably that collected by a Chicago man named Frank Damek. It is said to be composed of cards of all qualities, ..."

3. Observations on the Popular Antiquities of Great Britain: Chiefly by John Brand, Henry Ellis (1900)
"IN some parts of the north of England a pack of cards is called to this day, as it is in Shakespeare's Plays, a deck of cards. In the Gent. Mag. for Jan. ..."

4. Glossary of Northamptonshire Words and Phrases by Anne Elizabeth Baker (1854)
"Steevens, in his commentary, remarks, " A pack of cards was anciently term'da deck of cards ..."

5. Observations on Popular Antiquities Chiefly Illustrating the Origin of Our by John Brand, Henry Ellis (1900)
"In some parts of the North of England a pack of cards to this day is called in Shakespearian phrase a " deck " of cards. According to a writer in the ..."

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