Synonyms for trump

Synonyms for (noun) trump

Synonyms: cornet, trump, trumpet, horn

Definition: a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves

Similar words: brass, brass instrument

Definition: a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece

Synonyms: trump

Definition: (card games) the suit that has been declared to rank above all other suits for the duration of the hand

Usage: clubs were declared trumps; a trump can take a trick even when a card of a different suit is led

Similar words: suit

Definition: playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color

Usage: a flush is five cards in the same suit; in bridge you must follow suit; what suit is trumps?

Synonyms: trump, trump card

Definition: a playing card in the suit that has been declared trumps

Usage: the ace of trumps is a sure winner

Similar words: playing card

Definition: one of a pack of cards that are used to play card games

Synonyms for (verb) trump

Synonyms: trump, trump out

Definition: proclaim or announce with or as if with a fanfare

Similar words: announce, denote

Definition: make known; make an announcement

Usage: She denoted her feelings clearly

Synonyms: ruff, trump

Definition: play a trump

Similar words: go, move

Definition: have a turn; make one's move in a game

Usage: Can I go now?

Synonyms: scoop, trump, outdo, outflank, best

Definition: get the better of

Usage: the goal was to best the competition

Similar words: trounce, crush, vanquish, shell, beat, beat out

Definition: come out better in a competition, race, or conflict

Usage: Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship; We beat the competition; Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game

Synonyms: trump

Definition: produce a sound as if from a trumpet

Similar words: sound, go

Definition: make a certain noise or sound

Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'

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