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''Diamonds were declared trump(s).''
A card of that suit.
''He played an even higher trump.''
1851, (w), ''(w)'', 13|chapter 13
- All hands voted Queequeg a noble trump; the captain begged his pardon.
1869, (w), ''(w)'', pg 19 and 163
- Brooke was a trump to telegraph right off.
- Alfred is a trump, I think you say.
To play on (a card of another suit) with a trump.
''He knew the hand was lost when his ace was trumped.''
To play a trump, or to take a trick with a trump.
(RQ:Jonson The New In), Act 1, Scene 3
- to trick or trump mankind
To impose unfairly; to palm off.
1699, (w), ''A Short and Easy Method with the Deists''
- Authors have been trumped upon us.
''In this election, it would seem issues of national security trumped economic issues.''
1611, King James Bible, 1 Corinthians 15:52:
- In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible
1798, Joseph Hopkinson, “Hail, Columbia”:
- Sound, sound the trump of fame,
''And without warning me, as he lay there, he suddenly trumped next to me in bed.''