1. a game played with playing cards
(synonym) card game
(hyponym) all fours, high-low-jack
1. one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes; "he collected cards and traded them with the other boys"
(hyponym) playing card
2. a card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in"
(synonym) identity card
(hypernym) positive identification
(hyponym) business card
3. a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami"
(hyponym) get-well card
4. thin cardboard, usually rectangular
(hypernym) cardboard, composition board
5. a witty amusing person who makes jokes
(synonym) wag, wit
(hypernym) humorist, humourist
6. a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
(synonym) poster, posting, placard, notice, bill
(hyponym) show bill, show card, theatrical poster
7. a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited
(synonym) calling card, visiting card
(hypernym) greeting, salutation
8. (golf) a record of scores (as in golf); "you have to turn in your card to get a handicap"
(hypernym) record, record book, book
(classification) golf, golf game
9. a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French"
(synonym) menu, bill of fare, carte du jour, carte
(hyponym) a la carte
10. (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat; "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate"
(synonym) batting order, lineup
(hypernym) roll, roster
(part-meronym) cleanup, cleanup position, cleanup spot
(classification) baseball, baseball game, ball
11. a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
(synonym) circuit board, circuit card, board
(hypernym) printed circuit
(hyponym) CPU board, mother board
1. separate the fibers of; "tease wool"
2. ask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor; "I was carded when I tried to buy a beer!"
(hypernym) see, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assure
(derivation) identity card