Definition of penalty double in English:

penalty double

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noun

Bridge
  • another term for business double.
    More example sentences
    • Earlier this year, he might not have been able to overcome the sack / penalty double whammy.
    • In the world of bridge, these Penalty Doubles have been given names to differentiate them from other doubles.
    • PENALTY doubles come in two forms: penalty doubles of NATURAL bids and penalty doubles of ARTIFICIAL bids.

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