euchre


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

get euchred out of something

to get cheated out of something. (Alludes to losing in the card game euchre.) Joe's dad left him a farm, but he got euchred out of it by some city slicker real estate agent. I got euchred out often bucks by a con artist with a hard-luck story.
See also: euchre, get, of, out

euchre

(ˈjukɚ)
tv. to cheat or deceive someone. Those guys’ll try to euchre you, so watch out.
References in periodicals archive ?
The addition of any new games to our portfolio is clearly a benefit to our customers in terms of variety, but popular head-to-head challenges such as Euchre and Backgammon will offer our customers a whole new level of competition and excitement.
Gaines's response piece, Sexual Semiosis would seem to at once flatter and euchre Halley's by offering up "new unanticipated agents involved in the production of desire" that "an earlier feminism might not have imagined" (20): namely, pills that offer a short-lived remedy for erectile dysfunction.
The club was formed five years ago by 10 people who all play the card game euchre at their local pub, The Horseshoe and Castle, in Cooling, Kent.
com/games, you'll find classics including euchre, checkers, or chess, and new games such as EA Sports Triviatron and Pebble Beach Golf, as well as other versions of games already mentioned.
The Del Mar Breeders' Cup Handicap mile, on the Labor Day holiday, is expected to draw a small but strong field including Congaree and Euchre.
Some people might decide to rent fewer videos when they attend the theater; others might spend less at local nightclubs or church euchre tournaments.
Often Lizzie's friends would gather and play euchre in the evenings, and Lizzie reports these card games for several years.
The games are crazy eights, euchre and kings in the corner This activity is notable especially because the human game-playing proclivity is one of the indicators of what we like to think of as advanced civilization.
They came up with euchre, bingo, pub night, singing classes, and the Breakfast Club.
In a May 4, 1894, diary entry, for example, she deplores missing her weekly euchre club to promote her new collection Bayou Folk:
euchre had been reduced in the old Shorter and in T.
If you say a sequence is partial and therefore [the inventor] is not entitled to the rest, then you open the way for predators to take the final step in the research direction and euchre the original inventor out of his or her invention," he says.
It tells how the humorist <IR> BILL NYE </IR> and the mining camp character Truthful James try to get the better of a Chinese named Ah Sin in euchre.
Featuring more than 150 game variations, players can choose from favorites like Poker, Gin Rummy and Hearts or try their hand at Cribbage or Euchre.
From dancing in local establishments to attending sporting events for grandchildren, playing euchre with fellow town residents, and even throwing bags in cornhole tournaments, Ray enjoyed being around people.