spoil five

noun

Definition of spoil five

: a card game in which a pool is won by a player who wins three of the five tricks with a bonus for winning all five

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History and Etymology for spoil five

spoil entry 2 + five; from the rule that the game is spoiled if no one wins three of the five tricks

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“Spoil five.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spoil%20five. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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