Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. In the game of gleek, four cards of the same face value.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See murnival.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See murnival.

Etymologies

Perhaps from French mornifle, a card game. (Wiktionary)

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  • No, no. It's much easier and safer to wing cupcakes at them.

    August 9, 2008

  • We do not believe in slapping bears.

    August 9, 2008

  • I like logos' idea. I'm going to start using it that way.

    ... *wonders if it might get me slapped*

    August 9, 2008

  • It's precisely the word I hope to use when I next encounter four people of the sort.

    August 9, 2008

  • This ought to be the opposite of a festival, as in, "When daddy died, we held a mournival at the family plantation."

    August 9, 2008

  • In the former game of gleek: a set of four aces, kings, queens, or knaves, in one hand. In extended use: a set of four things or people.

    August 9, 2008