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repique

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Pronunciation: /rɪˈpiːk/

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Definition of repique in English:

noun

(In piquet) the scoring of 30 points on declarations alone before beginning to play. Compare with pique2.

verb (repiques, repiquing, repiqued)

[with object] Back to top  
Score a repique against (one’s opponent).

Origin

mid 17th century: from French repic; compare with Italian ripicco.

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