long whist

Definitions of long whist
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n a card game for four players who form two partnerships; a pack of 52 cards is dealt and each side scores one point for each trick it takes in excess of six

Synonyms:
short whist, whist
Types:
dummy whist
a form of whist with three players; four hands are dealt with the hand opposite the dealer being face up
Black Maria, hearts
a form of whist in which players avoid winning tricks containing hearts or the queen of spades
Type of:
card game, cards
a game played with playing cards

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