a book of rules and instructions for indoor games, esp. card games, originally compiled by Edmond Hoyle (1672-1769), English authority on card games and chess
according to Hoyle
according to the rules and regulations; in the prescribed, fair, or correct way
A reference book of rules for card games and other indoor games.
Origin of HoyleAfter Edmond Hoyle (1672?-1769), British writer on games
- A surname.