Five of a Kind

word type: noun

  1. A hand in wild card poker consisting of four of a kind plus a wild card.


Most wild card poker games play that Five of a Kind is worth more than any other hand, even a royal flush.


An example of a five of a kind hand would be someone who is dealt A-A-A-K-2 in a game of Five-Card Draw. In this particular game, deuces are wild. The player with this hand mucks the King and the is dealt another A for a hand of A-A-A-A-2 for five of a kind.