Jink (?), v. i. [Cf. Jig, v. i.]

1.

To move quickly, esp. with a sudden turn; hence, to dodge; to escape by a quick turn; -- obs. or dial., except as a hunting term in pig-sticking.

2. (Card Playing)

In the games of spoilfive and forty-five, to win the game by taking all five tricks; also, to play to win all five tricks, losing what has been already won if unsuccessful.

 

© Webster 1913

Log in or registerto write something here or to contact authors.