What does overcall mean?

Definitions for overcallˈoʊ vərˌkɔl; ˌoʊ vərˈkɔl, ˈoʊ vərˌkɔl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word overcall.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overbid, overcall(noun)

    (bridge) a bid that is higher than your opponent's bid (especially when your partner has not bid at all and your bid exceeds the value of your hand)

Wiktionary

  1. overcall(Noun)

    A call which occurs after another player has already called

  2. overcall(Verb)

    To call a bet after another player has already called

    Jill bet, Tommy called, and Julie overcalled.

Freebase

  1. Overcall

    In contract bridge, an overcall is a bid made after an opening bid has been made by an opponent; the term refers only to the first such bid. A direct overcall is a bid made directly over the opening bid by right-hand opponent; an overcall in the 'last seat' is referred to as a balancing overcall.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overcall in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overcall in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of overcall

  1. overcall

Translation

Find a translation for the overcall definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these overcall definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"overcall." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 23 Nov. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/overcall>.

Are we missing a good definition for overcall? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for overcall:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.