skip straight

noun

Definition of skip straight

: a special hand recognized in some poker games that is composed of five cards in alternate sequence (such as 3, 5, 7, 9, and jack) and beats two pairs but loses to three of a kind

called also alternate straight, dutch straight, skip, skipper

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“Skip straight.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skip%20straight. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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