strip poker

noun

Definition of strip poker

: a poker game in which players pay their losses by removing articles of clothing

Examples of strip poker in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Talking with her was like playing strip poker with someone in a down parka. Jennifer Senior, The Atlantic, 9 Feb. 2022 In February, Boylan charged Cuomo with offering her an invitation to play strip poker on a government airplane, and an unsolicited kiss in his Manhattan office. Fox News, 8 Dec. 2021 The strip poker gambit was one more harassment Boylan, who served in a high-ranking position in Cuomo’s administration, suffered from the governor. Alexa Philippou, courant.com, 8 Aug. 2021 People who live in glass houses ... shouldn’t play strip poker. Richard Lederer, San Diego Union-Tribune, 2 Oct. 2021 Boylan, a former aide to the governor, claims Cuomo made inappropriate comments toward her, including one remark about playing strip poker during a flight on an official state aircraft. Jon Campbell, USA TODAY, 11 Aug. 2021 One of her complaints was that the creepy governor made a comment to her about wanting to play strip poker on a 2017 flight across New York. Alexa Philippou, courant.com, 8 Aug. 2021 Glavin said four witnesses denied the strip poker claim and accused Boylan of leveraging the allegations for her campaign for Manhattan borough president. Graham Kates, CBS News, 6 Aug. 2021 In a Medium piece, Boylan claimed Cuomo invited her to play strip poker on one occasion and kissed her without warning in 2018 in his New York office. Marlene Lenthang, ABC News, 19 Mar. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of strip poker

1904, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of strip poker was in 1904

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“Strip poker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strip%20poker. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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