cue-bid

[kyoo-bid]

verb (used with object), cue-bid, cue-bid·den or cue-bid, cue-bid·ding.

to show control of (a suit) by a cue bid.

verb (used without object), cue-bid, cue-bid·den or cue-bid, cue-bid·ding.

to make a cue bid.

Origin of cue-bid

First recorded in 1960–65

cue bid

noun Bridge.

a bid in a suit showing control of the suit, as having an assured winner or a void.

Origin of cue bid

First recorded in 1930–35
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British Dictionary definitions for cue-bid

cue bid

noun

contract bridge a bid in a suit made to show an ace or a void in that suit
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