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noun

a card game in which one player tries to win all the cards of the other player
(modifier) relating to or denoting an advantage gained by one side at the expense of the otherbeggar-my-neighbour policies

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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

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