seven + -sies
sevensies (plural sevensies)
- A call in any children's game, such as jacks, where seven actions must be performed.
- 1995, James Pinckney Miller, Surviving Joy
- That was all the jacks. I threw them out again and went for sevensies. I heard Jenny saying, "What? I cain't hear you. Who?" I missed sevensies and went in the house.