verb (used without object), Chiefly Bridge.
to play a false card.
noun, Chiefly Bridge.
a card played to give an opponent a mistaken idea of the quality or length of one’s holding in the suit led.
(intransitive) (bridge) to play a misleading card, esp a high loser, in order to deceive an opponent
noun, Angling. 1. a throw of the line in fly casting in which the line, leader, and fly are prevented from hitting the water.
- False christs
Our Lord warned his disciples that they would arise (Matt. 24:24). It is said that no fewer than twenty-four persons have at different times appeared (the last in 1682) pretending to be the Messiah of the prophets.
- False cirrus
noun 1. a type of thick cirrus cloud spreading from the top of a cumulonimbus cloud
noun 1. photography using infrared-sensitive film that produces images in which heat-emitting areas or objects appear red. plural noun 1. the flag of a country other than one’s own, especially when used deceptively: sailing under false colors. 2. false or deceptive actions or statements; misrepresentation. Pretense, misrepresentation, or hypocrisy; deceptive statements or actions. For example, […]