Boat and Royal Family: Poker Terms
Dennis R. Preston
preston at MSU.EDU
Thu Feb 12 21:02:42 UTC 2004
>Never. Trips ... trip kings, trip ducks, etc...
><red face>Make that three of a kind, not triplet.<end red face>
>But then again, do people say triplet to mean three of a kind...?
>>From: American Dialect Society [mailto:ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU]
>>On Behalf Of Benjamin Barrett
>>I had forgotten about a "trip" for "triplet", so I'll go
>>back and suggest that be inserted.
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