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

  • intransitive v. To play a trump higher than one previously played on a trick.
  • transitive v. To trump with a higher trump card than any played on the same trick.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To play a higher trump card than the previous one in a trick

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To trump (a plain suit) with a higher trump than that already played by another person.

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

  • v. play a trump higher than (one previously played) to the trick


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