- a person or thing that declares.
- Bridge. the player who plays the contract; dummy's partner.
Origin of declarer
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Examples from the Web for declarer
Under these irregular circumstances, should the Declarer lose the trick?
It is an exceptional hand in which the Declarer does not lose more than two tricks.
The Declarer does not answer, but continues the play in the usual manner.
If the Declarer fall one trick short, the double gains 50 points.
The adversaries of the Declarer take ten tricks, but revoke.
- a person who declares
- bridge the player who, as first bidder of the suit of the final contract, plays both hands of the partnership
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