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straight flush Syllabification: straight flush
Pronunciation: /strāt fləSH/

Definition of straight flush in English:


(In poker or brag) a hand of cards all of one suit and in a continuous sequence (for example, the seven, eight, nine, ten, and jack of spades).
Example sentences
  • The object of the game is to get 4-of-a-kind, a five-card straight, a straight flush or a royal flush.
  • A straight flush - cards in sequence and of the same suit - is your least likely hand and the odds are hundreds of thousands to one against.
  • A straight flush is the best natural hand.
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