[ noh-truhmp ]
/ ˈnoʊˈtrʌmp /


(of a hand, bid, or contract) without a trump suit; noting a bid or contract to be played without naming a trump suit.


the declaration to play a no-trump contract.

Origin of no-trump

First recorded in 1895–1900 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for no-trump


/ bridge /

noun Also: no-trumps

a bid or contract to play without trumps

adjective Also: no-trumper

(of a hand) of balanced distribution suitable for playing without trumps
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