stud poker


Definition of stud poker

: poker in which each player is dealt the first card facedown and the other four cards faceup with a round of betting taking place after each of the last four rounds of dealing

First Known Use of stud poker

1864, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for stud poker

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“Stud poker.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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