Trump


 

Trump

noun:

(in bridge, whist, and similar card games) a playing card of the suit chosen to rank above the others, which can win a trick where a card of a different suit has been led.

Phrases:

“come (or turn) up trumps”

Informal (of a person or situation) have a better performance or outcome than expected.

Phrasal Verbs:

“trump something up”

Invent a false accusation or excuse.

Verb

(transitive) to proclaim or announce with or as if with a fanfare.

(intransitive) British slang – to expel intestinal gas through the anus.

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