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[mass noun] The playing of card games.
- ‘Using the 4 D's in the poker room can improve card playing and plug up leaks in a player's game.’
- ‘Lots of aspects of poker (like table selection) have nothing to do with the actual card playing.’
- ‘A big group of whist players travelled to Limerick on the weekend November 1 to 4, for a session of card playing and fun, where a great time was had by all.’
- ‘Chess, dice, and card playing are old favorites.’
- ‘Despite what the tagline may say, this movie has nothing to do with cards or card playing or gambling or poker or anything.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.