Glossary Of Contract Bridge Terms
These terms are used in contract bridge, using duplicate or rubber scoring. Some of them are also used in Whist, Bid whist, the obsolete game Auction bridge, and other trick-taking games. This glossary supplements the Glossary of card game terms.
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“Suppose you go to war, you cannot fight always; and when, after much loss on both sides, and no gain on either, you cease fighting, the identical old questions, as to terms of intercourse, are again upon you.”
—Abraham Lincoln (18091865)
“Like a bridge over troubled water
I will lay me down.”
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