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euchre

eu·chre

euchre

 
pronunciation:
yu kr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a card game for two to four people, using the highest thirty-two cards in the deck.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: euchred, euchres, euchring
definition 1: to outwit or deceive; cheat (usu. fol. by out).
He was euchred out of his rightful share.
similar words:
outwit
definition 2: in euchre, to prevent the trump declarer from gaining three tricks.