little slam


: the winning of all tricks except one in bridge

Word History

First Known Use

1839, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of little slam was in 1839

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Cite this Entry

“Little slam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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