crazy eights

crazy eights
noun plural but singular in construction
: eight 8

* * *

(used with a sing. v.)
a card game played by two or more persons with a 52-card deck, the object of which is to be the first to get rid of one's hand by successively playing a card of the same suit or denomination as that played by the preceding player, with an eight counting for any desired suit. Also called eights.
[1955-60]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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