tredrille

noun

tre·​drille
trə̇dril
variants or tredille
-ˈdil
plural -s
: a 3-handed card game similar to ombre popular in the 17th and 18th centuries

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Word History

Etymology

alteration (influenced by Latin tres three) of quadrille

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“Tredrille.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tredrille. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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