Wild card may refer to:
- Wild card (card games), a playing card that substitutes for any other card in card games
- Wild card (sports), a tournament or playoff berth awarded to an individual or team that has not qualified through normal play
- Wild card (foresight), low-probability, high-impact events
Famous quotes containing the words wild and/or card:
“Birch boughs enough piled everywhere!
All fresh and sound from the recent ax.
Time someone came with cart and pair
And got them off the wild flowers backs.”
—Robert Frost (18741963)
“I must save this government if possible. What I cannot do, of course I will not do; but it may as well be understood, once for all, that I shall not surrender this game leaving any available card unplayed.”
—Abraham Lincoln (18091865)