Definition of Trente-et-quarante

1. Noun. A card game in which two rows of cards are dealt and players can bet on the color of the cards or on which row will have a count nearer some number.

Exact synonyms: Rouge Et Noir
Generic synonyms: Card Game, Cards



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trente-et-quarante

trendsetters
trendsetting
trendspotter
trendspotters
trendspotting
trendwatcher
trendwatchers
trendy
trenette
trenise
trenises
trental
trentals
trente-et-quarante (current term)
trenton period
treosulfan
trepan
trepanation
trepanations
trepaned
trepang
trepangs
trepaning
trepanned
trepanner
trepanners
trepanning
trepans

Literary usage of Trente-et-quarante

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

1. Foster's Complete Hoyle: An Encyclopedia of All the Indoor Games Played at by Robert Frederick Foster (1897)
"ROUGE ET NOIR, OR trente-et-quarante. The banker and his assistant, called the croupier, sit opposite each other at the sides of a long table, ..."

2. Memoirs of Bertha Von Suttner: The Records of an Eventful Life by Bertha von Suttner (1910)
"... SEASON IN BADEN-BADEN Resumption of trente-et-quarante • Baroness Scatter • Acquaintance with King William I of Prussia • A letter from the king WE took ..."

3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1889)
"At trente et quarante there is the same stillness, the same decorum, ... Trente et quarante is, if possible, less exciting, save for the terrible question ..."

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