Definitions for beziquebəˈzik

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

be•ziquebəˈzik(n.)

  1. a card game resembling pinochle but played with more cards.

    Category: Games

Origin of bezique:

1860–65; < F bésigue, bézigue

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pinochle, pinocle, penuchle, bezique(noun)

    a card game played with a pack of forty-eight cards (two of each suit for high cards); play resembles whist

Wiktionary

  1. bezique(Noun)

    A trick-taking card game for two players.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bezique(noun)

    a game at cards in which various combinations of cards in the hand, when declared, score points

Freebase

  1. Bezique

    Bezique, or Bésigue, is a 19th-century French melding and trick-taking card game for two players. The game is derived from Piquet, possibly via Marriage and Briscan, with additional scoring features, notably the peculiar liaison of the Q♠ and J♦ that is also a feature of Pinochle, Binokel, and similarly named games that vary by country.

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