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The cards in a set of cards - synonyms or related words

ace

noun

in card games, a card with only one symbol and either the highest or lowest value in a suit

cards

noun

one of a set of 52 small pieces of thick stiff paper used for various games. The set is called a pack or deck and is divided into four suits: hearts, diamonds, clubs, and spades.

card

noun

one of a set of small pieces of thick stiff paper used in games or activities such as happy families or tarot

clubs

noun

a playing card with a pattern like three black balls on a black stem on it

clubs

noun

the suit (=group) of playing cards that have a pattern like three black balls on a black stem on them. The other suits are diamonds, hearts, and spades

deck

noun

mainly American

a set of cards used for playing card games. The usual British word is pack

deuce

noun

mainly American

a playing card with the number two or two marks on it

diamonds

noun

a playing card with a red diamond shape on it

diamonds

noun

the suit (=group) of playing cards with red diamond shapes on them. The other suits are clubs, hearts, and spades

face card

noun

a picture card

hearts

noun

a playing card with a red heart shape on it

hearts

noun

the suit of playing cards that have red heart shapes on them. The other suits are diamonds, clubs, and spades

house of cards

noun

a set of playing cards that has been built into a structure that could easily fall or be knocked down

jack

noun

a playing card that has a picture of a young man on it and is worth more than a ten and less than a queen

joker

noun

a type of playing card with a picture of a jester on it that is used in some card games

king

noun

a playing card with the picture of a king on it

knave

noun

a jack in card games

pack

noun

a set of cards used for playing card games

picture card

noun

British

a playing card that has a picture of a jack, queen, or king on it

playing card

noun

a card used for playing card games

queen

noun

in a game of cards, a card with a picture of a queen on it

spades

noun

a playing card with a pattern like a pointed black leaf on it

spades

noun

the suit (=group) of playing cards that has this pattern on them. The other suits are clubs, diamonds, and hearts

suit

noun

one of four sets of playing cards that together make a pack. Clubs, diamonds, hearts, and spades are the four suits.

trump

noun

a card belonging to the suit (=one of the four types of cards) that players decide will be worth the most in a card game

trumps

noun

the suit that players decide will be worth the most in a card game

trump card

noun

a trump

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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