Mistigris: the joker or a blank card used as a wild card in a variety of draw poker.


Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share mistigris with you as we like our obscure words highly specific. You’ve probably not heard of this one if you’re not a poker enthusiast.

Here’s an example of it in use:

I played my hand with the mistigris, hoping that I’d hit my draw. Then, she turned over aces, and had made trips. What a nightmare!

What can you do with this word? Show us how you’d use this creatively in the comments below…

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