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quick trick

noun, Bridge.
1.
a card, or group of cards, that will probably win the first or second trick in a suit, regardless of who plays it or at what declaration.
Origin of quick trick
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • I caught her with that quick trick known to all acrobats, which left her standing on my knee.

    The Maids of Paradise Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
British Dictionary definitions for quick trick

quick trick

noun
1.
(bridge) a high card almost certain to win a trick, usually an ace or a king: the unit in one of the systems of hand valuation
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