falsecard

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

false +‎ card

Noun[edit]

falsecard ‎(plural falsecards)

  1. (bridge) A card played in order to deceive an opponent as to one's true holding

Verb[edit]

falsecard ‎(third-person singular simple present falsecards, present participle falsecarding, simple past and past participle falsecarded)

  1. (bridge) To play a falsecard
    • 2008 March 31, Phillip Alder, “In Amsterdam, Overtime on the Way to a Title”[1], New York Times:
      East returned the diamond eight, the higher of his two remaining cards, on which declarer falsecarded with his ten.