Cue-bid


Cue-bid
1) Contract Bridge One that systemically shows control of a suit, especially by possession of the ace or a void
2) Bridgette An artificial bid to ask one's opponent about short suits or high cards

The official rules of card games glossary. 2009.

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  • Cue bid — In contract bridge, a cue bid (also, cuebid or cue bid) is a term that applies to two types of bid: A bid of a suit that has already been bid by opponents. A slam investigating bid made during an auction s later rounds that shows control of a… …   Wikipedia

  • cue-bid — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ verb Etymology: cue bid intransitive verb : to make a cue bid transitive verb : to indicate possession of (an ace, void, or king) by bidding the suit * * * /kyooh …   Useful english dictionary

  • cue-bid — /kyooh bid /, v., cue bid, cue bidden or cue bid, cue bidding. v.t. 1. to show control of (a suit) by a cue bid. v.i. 2. to make a cue bid. [1960 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • cue bid — noun Etymology: cue (II) 1. : a bid in contract bridge in a suit previously bid by an opponent made with the purpose of showing an ace or a void in that suit 2. : a bid in contract bridge showing the ace or less often a void or a king in the suit …   Useful english dictionary

  • cue bid — Bridge. a bid in a suit showing control of the suit, as having an assured winner or a void. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • cue bid — noun Bridge a bid intended to give specific information about the content of the hand to the bidder s partner rather than to advance the auction …   English new terms dictionary

  • Cue — or CUE may refer to: Contents 1 Event markers 2 Places 3 Education 4 Music 5 Other …   Wikipedia

  • cue — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a the last words of an actor s speech serving as a signal to another actor to enter or speak. b a similar signal to a singer or player etc. 2 a a stimulus to perception etc. b a signal for action. c a hint on how to behave in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Negative free bid — is a contract bridge treatment whereby a free bid by responder over an opponent s overcall shows a long suit in a weak hand and is not forcing. This is in contrast with standard treatment, where a free bid can show unlimited values and is… …   Wikipedia

  • Glossary of cue sports terms — The following is a glossary of traditional English language terms used in the three overarching cue sports disciplines: carom (or carambole) billiards referring to the various carom games played on a billiard table without pockets; pool (pocket… …   Wikipedia


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