crossruff definition

  • noun:
    • A series of plays in games of this whist family members which cooperation arms alternately trump matches led because of the various other partner.
    • A play which tips tend to be taken by taking alternate ruffs in each hand
    • The play in connection or whist where partners trump each a new suit, and induce both for that function; -- labeled as in addition seesaw.
    • In whist, a double ruff; a see-saw (which see).
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To perform a crossruff or a number of crossruffs.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To trump (one's partner's lead or a lead through the dummy) in alternating performs.
  • verb:
    • To perform a crossruff
    • trump alternately in two fingers

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