boodle

Primary Meanings of boodle

1.
n
a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card
2.
n
informal terms for money
Full Definitions of boodle
1

n a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card

Synonyms:
Chicago, Michigan, Newmarket, stops
Type of:
card game, cards
a game played with playing cards
2

n informal terms for money

Synonyms:
bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, loot, lucre, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum
Type of:
money
the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender

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