from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A declaration to play a hand without a trump suit in bridge and other card games.
  • n. A hand played without a trump suit.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A declaration, in bridge and similar games, that a hand is to be played without a trump suite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In bridge, the declaration to play without any trump suit, each trick being worth 12 points: the most valuable declaration. See bridge, n.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a version of contract bridge in which no suit is designated as trump for the duration of the hand


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