all fives

noun plural but usually singular in construction

1
: a form of all fours in which the five of trumps has a scoring value of five points
2

Word History

First Known Use

1838, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of all fives was in 1838

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“All fives.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/all%20fives. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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