meaning of CARDS

CARDS meaning in Law Dictionary

In criminal legislation. Little papers or pasteboards of an oblong or rectangular form, where are printed figures or points, found in playing certain games. See Estes v. State, 2 Humph. (Tenn.) 496; Commonwealth v. Arnold, 4 choose. (Size.) 201; State v. Herryford, 19 Mo. 377; State v. Lewis, 12 Wis. 434.

CARDS meaning in General Dictionary

a game played with playing cards

Sentence Examples with the word CARDS

The count, holding his cards fanwise, kept himself with difficulty from dropping into his usual after-dinner nap, and laughed at everything.

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