Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Introduction · Acknowledgements · Buy The Book
TRIBLER

Construct: Noun
Definition: To win three tricks in game of Niner.
Use: Stop the tribler or we'll have to pay doublers.
Stop him winning the three tricks or we'll have to pay him double the stakes.
Derivation: 'Trebul' - triple, threefold. (Greene, Quin).


Copyright © 2004 Sheila Beecher. All Rights Reserved. Built by Beecher Networks.