undertrick

noun
un·​der·​trick | \ ˈən-dər-ˌtrik How to pronounce undertrick (audio) \

Definition of undertrick

: any of the tricks by which a declarer in bridge falls short of making the contract

First Known Use of undertrick

1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Undertrick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undertrick. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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