Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A probability game where players amass scores depending on the values of the five dice they roll.
  • n. In the game of Yahtzee, a five-of-a-kind, where all dice show the same value, which is the highest-scoring combination.

Etymologies

Coined by Milton Bradley Company in 1956 (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.