Definition of Quinze

1. n. A game at cards in which the object is to make fifteen points.



Definition of Quinze

1. Noun. An old French card game of Spanish origin, players attempting to make fifteen points. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quinze

1. a card game [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Quinze

quintuplicated
quintuplicates
quintuplicating
quintupling
quintuply
quinuclidine
quinuclidines
quinuclidinyl
quinuclidinyl benzilate
quinuclidinyls
quinumvirate
quinumvirates
quinupramine
quinupristin
quinzaine
quinze (current term)
quinzee
quinzees
quinzes
quinzhee
quinzhees
quip
quipazine
quipo
quipos
quipped
quipper
quipperies
quippers
quippery

Literary usage of Quinze

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

1. The Literary Digest History of the World War: Compiled from Original and (1919)
"The "Soixante- quinze" could be fired as often as twenty-eight times a minute prudently ordered to attack. In these operations British troops showed the ..."

2. Annual Report by Geological Survey of Canada (1906)
"From the head of uninterrupted navigation on the quinze river, a Micaceous road known as Klock's road leads to Lac des quinze. ..."

3. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871), Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1908)
"Nigger Point, quinze Lake. Two examples. ... Three examples of what I believe to be this species were taken at Barrier River and quinze Lake. ..."

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