Simple Definition of full house
: a theater or concert hall that is filled with spectators
: a set of cards that a player has in a poker game containing three cards of one value and two cards of another value
Full Definition of full house
: a poker hand containing three of a kind and a pair — see poker illustration
Examples of full house in a sentence
a singer performing before a full house
A hand with three kings and two tens is a full house.
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