from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An old rural game.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An old rural game, probably the same as push-pin.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Only against Masquerades and Faro-tables, as likewise against the pernicious game of E. O., post and pair, fayles, dust-point, do I sternly set my face, deeming them as wholly wicked, carnal, and unprofitable, and leading directly to perdition.