poker game


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Noun1.poker game - any of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking handpoker game - any of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand
card game, cards - a game played with playing cards
draw poker, draw - poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer; "he played only draw and stud"
high-low - poker in which the high and low hands split the pot
penny ante poker, penny ante - poker played for small stakes
straight poker - poker in which each player gets 5 cards face down and bets are made without drawing any further cards
strip poker - poker in which a player's losses are paid by removing an article of clothing
stud poker, stud - poker in which each player receives hole cards and the remainder are dealt face up; bets are placed after each card is dealt
raise - increasing the size of a bet (as in poker); "I'll see your raise and double it"
poker face - a face without any interpretable expression (as that of a good poker player)
jackpot, kitty, pot - the cumulative amount involved in a game (such as poker)
ante - (poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot
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Molly Bloom thought she had dealt herself a winning hand in 2009 as hostess of Hollywood's most exclusive poker game with a $50,000 stake to sit at a table frequented by film stars, directors and business titans.
However, like some of the people around Molly's table, he bluffs his way towards a for Jessica Chastain as Molly Bloom and Idris Elba as Charlie Jaffey Molly surveys a highstakes poker game
Molly Bloom thought she had dealt herself a winning hand in 2009 as hostess of Hollywood's most exclusive poker game, with a $50,000 stake to sit at a table frequented by film stars, directors and business titans.
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