Definition of quick trick in English:

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quick trick

Pronunciation: /ˈkwik ˌtrik/

noun

(usually quick tricks) Bridge
A card such as an ace (or a king in a suit where the ace is also held) that can normally be relied on to win a trick.
Example sentences
  • Bill picks up a couple of quick tricks to open, then instructs Lynn to lead with the ace of hearts, then king of hearts.
  • Quick tricks should be limited to a maximum of two tricks in each suit (with exception of the spade suit.)
  • And even by Culbertson's method of needing 2 1/2 quick tricks to open, this hand also fails short.
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