a card game for two persons, played with 32 cards
Origin of piquetFrench from pic, term in piquet, origin, originally , prick, sting from piquer: see pike
A trick-taking card game for two people, played with a deck from which all cards below the seven, aces being high, are omitted.
Origin of piquetFrench
- (card games) A game at cards played between two persons, with thirty-two cards, all the deuces, threes, fours, fives, and sixes, being set aside.
From French piquet.