Round game

Related to Round game: play games
a game, as of cards, in which each plays on his own account.

See also: Round

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Grant and her sister, that after making up the whist-table there would remain sufficient for a round game, and everybody being as perfectly complying and without a choice as on such occasions they always are, speculation was decided on almost as soon as whist; and Lady Bertram soon found herself in the critical situation of being applied to for her own choice between the games, and being required either to draw a card for whist or not.
Speculation is a round game; the players see little or nothing of their cards at first starting; gains MAY be great--and so may losses.
Captain Kirk must turn up her lobster eyes forsooth at the idea of an honest round game (wherein me fawther, as pious a man as ever went to church, me uncle Dane Malony, and our cousin the Bishop, took a hand at loo, or whist, every night of their lives).
The good Doctor said she was nervous, and, to relieve her, proposed a round game at cards; of which he knew as much as of the art of playing the trombone.
Live FA Cup BT Sport 2, 7pm National League side Barnet will look to third round game winner Shaq Coulthirst, left, in their fourth round clash against Championship side Brentford at The Hive Stadium.
1 seed in the Men's-A singles played a solid all round game to enter the semifinals with a confident 21-12, 21-11 win over Shivadasan.
In his sixth round game, the Bahrain national team veteran was the only unbeaten player in the tournament and needed half point to seal the title of this annual competition, being organised by Al Shakhoora Youth Centre.
WIDNES VIKING captain Mark Smith will miss his side's Carnegie Challenge Cup first round game with Hull amateurs Skirlaugh tomorrow after he picked up a two-match ban.
The opening second round game saw Alan Tabern romp to a straight sets victory against Andy Jenkins, aided by a superb run of ten successive legs during the contest.
Willenhall enjoyed a walkover to the third round after Walsall conceded the scheduled second round game.
So the preliminary round game between the USA and Sweden, and the preliminary round game between Finland and the Soviets, both counted in the final medal round standings.
In the other outstanding third round game, QUEEN'S beat BALLYNURE OB 3-1.