rubber bridge

noun Date: 1936 a form of contract bridge in which settlement is made at the end of each rubber

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  • Rubber bridge — is a form of contract bridge played among four players, often in friendly play but sometimes for stakes. As in other card games, the outcome of rubber bridge depends partly on luck and partly on skill. Over a long period of play, luck becomes… …   Wikipedia

  • rubber bridge — noun : a form of bridge in which the cards are dealt at random and not replayed as in duplicate bridge and in which settlement is made at the end of each rubber * * * Cards. a form of contract bridge in which deals are not replayed and in which… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rubber Bridge — Bridge A form of play in which rubbers are scored (as opposed to duplicate play) …   The official rules of card games glossary

  • rubber bridge — Cards. a form of contract bridge in which deals are not replayed and in which scores are settled after each rubber. Cf. duplicate bridge. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • rubber bridge — noun The original form of contract bridge; so called because bonuses are awarded for scoring sufficient points to win games and thereby a rubber which is the best of 3 games …   Wiktionary

  • bridge — bridge1 bridgeable, adj. bridgeless, adj. bridgelike, adj. /brij/, n., v., bridged, bridging, adj. n. 1. a structure spanning and providing passage over a river, chasm, road, or the like. 2. a connecting, transitional, or intermediate route or… …   Universalium

  • Bridge scoring — For overall scoring of duplicate bridge tournaments, see Duplicate Bridge Scoring. Bridge scoring is the method of keeping score in contract bridge. There are two basic types of scoring for a single deal: duplicate and rubber scoring, which share …   Wikipedia

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  • bridge — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. span, trestle, viaduct, causeway; auction or contract bridge, whist (See amusement). v. t. connect, span, link, cross. See connection, crossing. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An elevated structure] Syn.… …   English dictionary for students

  • Bridge (juego) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bridge Juego de Bridge Jugadores: 4 Preparación: < 2 min. Duración: Según los torneos …   Wikipedia Español

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