playing trick


noun Bridge.

a card in a hand considered as likely to take a trick, assuming that the player who holds the hand or that player's partner is the declarer.

Nearby words

  1. playgroup,
  2. playhouse,
  3. playing card,
  4. playing cards,
  5. playing field,
  6. playland,
  7. playlet,
  8. playlist,
  9. playmaker,
  10. playmate

Origin of playing trick

First recorded in 1955–60

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