Definition of overtrump in English:

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overtrump

Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈtrʌmp/

verb

Another term for overruff.
Example sentences
  • This includes trumping or overtrumping if you can not follow suit.
  • If you are trumping in, and there is a possibility of being overtrumped, trump with at least a Jack so that the fourth player cannot win with a Fox or 10 of trumps.
  • For the sake of clarity, it is worth pointing out that where a lead of a plain suit has been trumped by the second player to a trick and the third to play also has no cards in the suit led, then the third player must still overtrump if possible.

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