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