Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To deal (cards) incorrectly.
  • intransitive v. To deal cards incorrectly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. in card games, when a card is played out of turn by a dealer
  • n. a card game situation which causes the game to stop

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of misdealing; a wrong distribution of cards to the players.
  • v. To deal or distribute wrongly, as cards; to make a wrong distribution.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To deal or act wrongly or falsely; misconduct one's self.
  • In card-playing, to make an incorrect distribution of the cards.
  • To deal or divide improperly; make a wrong deal of, as of the cards in card-playing.
  • n. In card-playing, a wrong deal; a deal in which the players do not all receive the proper number of cards or the cards in proper order.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. deal cards wrongly
  • n. an incorrect deal

Etymologies

From mis- +‎ deal. (Wiktionary)

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