foursome

[ fawr-suh m, fohr- ]SEE DEFINITION OF foursome
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Foursome: A match in which four persons play: two on each side.

"The Foursome League," which Verity had instituted with her room-mates at the hostel, was kept by them as a solemn compact.

WORD ORIGIN

early 16c., from four + -some (1). Golf sense is from 1867.

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