mournival

noun
mour·​ni·​val | \ ˈmōrnəvəl \
plural -s

Definition of mournival

1 archaic : a set of four aces, kings, queens, or knaves in one hand in the game of gleek
2 obsolete : a group of four a mournival of protests; or a gleek at least— Ben Jonson

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History and Etymology for mournival

Middle French mornifle

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“Mournival.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mournival. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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