brisque

noun
\ ˈbrisk, ˈbrēsk \
plural -s

Definition of brisque

: an ace or a ten in certain card games (such as bezique) in which the ten ranks between the ace and the king

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French

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“Brisque.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brisque. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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