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four flush

A five-card poker hand containing four cards in the same suit.
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four flush

(Card Games) a useless poker hand, containing four of a suit and one odd card
vb (intr)
1. (Card Games) to bid confidently on a poor hand such as a four flush
2. US and Canadian a slang word for bluff1
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four′ flush`

a hand in poker having four cards of one suit and one of another; an imperfect flush.
[1885–90, Amer.]


1. to bluff.
2. to bluff in poker on the basis of a four flush.
four′-flush`er, n.
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Noun1.four flush - the act of bluffing in poker; deception by a false show of confidence in the strength of your cards
dissimulation, deception, dissembling, deceit - the act of deceiving
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