Bridge. each trick exceeding six that is taken by the declarer.
Whist. the seventh trick taken by a partnership.
These Plain Words Have Very Odd Origin StoriesOver the years, these words have gone on a journey from signifying creepy, strange, antithetical, and even paranormal ideas to taking on the standard meanings we know and understand today.
Origin of odd trick
First recorded in 1700–10
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