French translation of 'trump'
(= card) atout m
She played a trump. Elle a joué atout.
1. [card] couper
2. (= outdo) surenchérir sur
trumps plural noun
(= suit) atout m
Hearts are trumps. Atout cœur.
to turn up trumps, to come up trumps (= succeed against expectation) créer la surprise
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British English: trump VERB
If you trump what someone has said or done, you beat it by saying or doing something else that seems better.
They tried to trump this with their slogan.
British English: trump NOUN
In a game of cards, a trump is a playing card which belongs to the suit which has been chosen as trumps.
He played a trump.
Translation of trump from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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