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

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • 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.
  • 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.

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

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


From mis- +‎ deal. (Wiktionary)



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