Definition of cue bid in English:

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cue bid

noun

Bridge
A bid intended to give specific information about the content of the hand to the bidder’s partner rather than to advance the auction.
Example sentences
  • In disturbed auctions, however, a cue bid at the first opportunity is always artificial.
  • On the contrary, if she had a splinter bid, she would have a hand that cue bids in spades around 30% of the time.
  • This is a cue bid of the opponent's suit after your partner has opened the bidding (for your side).
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