Meaning of POKER in English

POKER

noun one who pokes.

2. poker ·noun a poking-stick.

3. poker ·noun the poachard.

4. poker ·noun any imagined frightful object, especially one supposed to haunt the darkness; a bugbear.

5. poker ·noun a game at cards derived from brag, and first played about 1835 in the southwestern united states.

6. poker ·noun that which pokes or is used in poking, especially a metal bar or rod used in stirring a fire of coals.

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