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overtrump

[oh-ver-truhmp, oh-ver-truhmp] /ˌoʊ vərˈtrʌmp, ˈoʊ vərˌtrʌmp/
verb (used with or without object), Cards.
1.
to play a higher trump than has already been played.
Origin of overtrump
1740-1750
First recorded in 1740-50; over- + trump1
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overtrump

/ˌəʊvəˈtrʌmp/
verb
1.
(cards) to play a trump higher than (one previously played to the trick)
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