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undertrick

[ uhn-der-trik ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌtrɪk /

noun Bridge.

a trick that a declarer failed to win in relation to the number of tricks necessary to make the contract.

Nearby words

undertime, undertint, undertone, undertook, undertow, undertrick, undertrump, underused, underutilize, underutilized, undervalue
Compare overtrick.

Origin of undertrick

First recorded in 1900–05; under- + trick
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British Dictionary definitions for undertrick

undertrick

/ (ˈʌndəˌtrɪk) /

noun

bridge a trick by which a declarer falls short of making his contract
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