old sledge

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Noun1.old sledge - a form of all fours in which a total of seven points is game
all fours, high-low-jack - card games in which points are won for taking the high or low or jack or game
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Starting on their feet, and snatching up their rifles, they beheld in dismay their horses and mules already in possession of the enemy, who had stolen upon the camp unperceived, while they were spell-bound by the magic of old sledge.
Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra have shared stages with the likes of The Water Tower Bucket Boys, The Sweetback Sisters, Martin Harley Band and Old Sledge.
But the current crop, warned about their on-field behaviour by Cricket Australia, have been nice as pie according to Pietersen who missed the cut and thrust of a good old sledge.