(Cards) The act of playing a trump when unable to follow suit; SYN. trumping.
A small freshwater European perch (Acerina cernua)
Sinonimi: Philomachus pugnax
Common Eurasian sandpiper; male has an erectile ruff in breeding season; SYN. Philomachus pugnax.
Bird Philomachus pugnax of the sandpiper family Scolopacidae. The name is taken from the frill of erectile feathers developed in the breeding season around the neck of the male. The ruff is found across N Europe and Asia, and migrates south in winter. It is a casual migrant throughout North America.
Circular pleated or fluted collar of folded lawn or muslin worn by men and women in the 16th and 17th centuries. Before the introduction of starch in the 16th century, wires were used to support the folds.
1. To take a trick with a trump
2. To play a trump on (a card previously led or played)