the winning of twelve of the thirteen tricks of a deal.
Also called small slam.
Compare (def 1).
(bridge) the winning of all tricks except one by one side, or the contract to do so Also called small slam
noun 1. a small New World tiger cat, Felis tigrinus, ranging from Costa Rica to northern Argentina.
[lit-l] /ˈlɪt l/ adjective, littler or less or lesser, littlest or least. 1. small in size; not big; not large; tiny: a little desk in the corner of the room. 2. short in duration; not extensive; short; brief: a little while. 3. small in number: a little group of scientists. 4. small in amount or […]
- Little st bernard pass
noun 1. a pass over the Savoy Alps, between Bourg-Saint-Maurice, France, and La Thuile, Italy: 11th-century hospice. Height: 2187 m (7177 ft)
- Little strokes fell great oaks
Limited strength, when persistently applied, can accomplish great feats. This proverb is found in Poor Richard’s Almanack, by Benjamin Franklin.