noun. ['ˈpoʊkɝ'] any of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand.
- draw poker
- penny ante
- card game
- stud poker
- poker game
- strip poker
- straight poker
Words that Rhyme with Poker
Example sentences of the word poker
1. Noun, singular or mass
Push it farther into the coals, or pull ashes over top of it with the fire poker.
Quotes containing the word poker
1. I enjoy going out by myself... always have, always will. I don't have security guards, and, for the most part, I enjoy meeting new people. I see myself as a regular guy who likes playing video games with his nieces and nephews and poker with his family. I don't have an art collection or take exotic vacations. I enjoy being at home.
- Vince Vaughn
2. God does not play dice with the universe; He plays an ineffable game of His own devising, which might be compared, from the perspective of any of the other players [i.e. everybody], to being involved in an obscure and complex variant of poker in a pitch-dark room, with blank cards, for infinite stakes, with a Dealer who won't tell you the rules, and who smiles all the time.
- Terry Pratchett, Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
3. I thought I was going to sweat five years before I'd feel like this.""I wanted it as much as you did. I've just got a hell of a poker face"I smiled, pressing my lips against his.
- Jamie McGuire, Beautiful Disaster
adjective. deliberately impassive in manner.
noun. ['ˈpoʊkɝ'] fire iron consisting of a metal rod with a handle; used to stir a fire.
- fire hook
- stove poker
- fire iron