black|jack

black|jack
black|jack «BLAK JAK», noun, verb.
–n.
1. a club with a flexible handle, used as a weapon.
2. the black flag of a pirate; Jolly Roger.
3. a small oak of the eastern United States that has a bark that is almost black.
4. a card game in which the players draw cards face down from the dealer, trying for a score of not more than 21 points; the game of twenty-one.
5. caramel or burnt sugar used for coloring spirits, vinegar, and coffee.
6. native zinc sulfide; sphalerite; zinc blende.
7. Archaic. a large drinking cup or jug, formerly made of leather: »

... his nose doth show How oft the blackjack to his lips doth go (old song).

–v.t.
1. to hit (a person) with a blackjack.
2. to coerce.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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