overcall definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To bid beyond or perhaps in excess of (a previous quote or player) in a game title of cards.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To bid more than one's adversary whenever an individual's partner have not bid in connection.
  • noun:
    • Games An overbid.
    • Games an example of overcalling in bridge.
    • the quantity of more money, frequently 10 to 20 percent of the initial amount spent, that can be required from economic backers of a theatrical manufacturing.
    • A call which occurs after another player has recently known as
    • (bridge) a bid that is more than your adversary's bid (especially as soon as your lover has not yet bid anyway and your quote exceeds the worthiness of your hand)
  • verb:
    • To phone a bet after another player has recently called

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