- the scoring of 30 points in the declaration of hands before one's opponent scores a point.
- the bonus of 60 points won for so scoring.
Origin of repic
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Historical Examples of repique
When they are dealt out, I will leave you to select the hand you think will enable you best to prevent a repique.Memoirs of Robert-Houdin, ambassador, author and conjurer
Jean Henri Robert-Houdin
- a score of 30 points made from the cards held by a player before play begins
- to score a repique against (someone)
Word Origin for repique
from French repiq
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