sev·​en-up ˌse-və-ˈnəp How to pronounce seven-up (audio)
: an American variety of all fours in which a total of seven points constitutes game

Word History

First Known Use

1830, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of seven-up was in 1830

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Cite this Entry

“Seven-up.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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