Flush (cards)

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A flush is a hand of playing cards where all cards are of the same suit.

Etymology[edit]

The general meaning of the word flush is fullness or abundance, as there are similar meaning words in Dutch, French, Italian and Spanish. The words origin is 'fluxus' in Latin, which means 'flow'.

Examples[edit]

Spade flush 6 of spades7 of spadesJack of spadesAce of spades
Heart flush 3 of hearts4 of hearts8 of hearts10 of heartsQueen of hearts
Club flush 4 of clubs5 of clubs6 of clubs

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