straight flush

noun

Definition of straight flush

  1. :  a poker hand containing five cards of the same suit in sequence — see poker illustration

1864

First Known Use of straight flush

1864


STRAIGHT FLUSH Defined for English Language Learners

straight flush

noun

Definition of straight flush for English Language Learners

  • : a hand of playing cards in poker that contains five cards of the same suit in sequence (such as a five, a six, a seven, an eight, and a nine of clubs)


Learn More about straight flush


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up straight flush? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ