Definition of overruff in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌōvərˈrəf/


Another term for overtrump.
Example sentences
  • B plays his queen of spades and C not wanting to overruff with the 5 (a very high trump) plays his 5.
  • Fine so far, as if South had ruffed low, East would have overruffed and returned a trump.
  • If West ruffs with his jack, dummy overruffs; if West ruffs with the ace, dummy discards.

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Syllabification: o·ver·ruff

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