Definitions for yarboroughˈyɑrˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ; esp. Brit. -bər ə

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Yar•bor•oughˈyɑrˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ; esp. Brit. -bər ə(n.)

  1. a hand in bridge or whist in which no card is higher than a nine.

    Category: Games

Origin of Yarborough:

1895–1900; after the 2nd Earl of Yarborough (d. 1897), said to have bet 1000 to 1 against its occurrence


  1. yarborough(Noun)

    A hand, in bridge or whist, that has no card with a value greater than nine


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