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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trump, trump cardnoun

    a playing card in the suit that has been declared trumps

    "the ace of trumps is a sure winner"

  2. trumpnoun

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

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

  3. cornet, horn, trumpet, trumpverb

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

  4. trumpverb

    produce a sound as if from a trumpet

  5. outdo, outflank, trump, best, scoopverb

    get the better of

    "the goal was to best the competition"

  6. trump, ruffverb

    play a trump

  7. trump, trump outverb

    proclaim or announce with or as if with a fanfare

Wiktionary

  1. Trumpnoun

    a metonymic occupational name for a trumpeter

    Etymology: Possibly from Italian trionfi (triumph(s)).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trumpnoun

    a wind instrument of music; a trumpet, or sound of a trumpet; -- used chiefly in Scripture and poetry

  2. Trumpverb

    to blow a trumpet

  3. Trumpnoun

    a winning card; one of a particular suit (usually determined by chance for each deal) any card of which takes any card of the other suits

  4. Trumpnoun

    an old game with cards, nearly the same as whist; -- called also ruff

  5. Trumpnoun

    a good fellow; an excellent person

  6. Trumpverb

    to play a trump card when one of another suit has been led

  7. Trumpverb

    to play a trump card upon; to take with a trump card; as, she trumped the first trick

  8. Trumpverb

    to trick, or impose on; to deceive

  9. Trumpverb

    to impose unfairly; to palm off

Freebase

  1. Trump

    A trump is a playing card which is elevated above its normal rank in trick-taking games. Typically an entire suit is nominated as a trump suit - these cards then outrank all cards of plain suits. In other contexts, the term trump card can refer to any sort of action, authority, or policy which automatically prevails over all others.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Trump

    trump, v.t. to deceive; to introduce unfairly.—adj. Trumped′-up, forged, worthless.—n. Trum′pery, something showy but worthless: rubbish: nonsense, idle talk.—adj. showy and worthless.—Trump up, to forge: collect from any quarter. [Fr. tromper, to deceive, orig. to play on the trump.]

  2. Trump

    trump, n. a trumpet: a Jew's-harp. [O. Fr. trompe (It. tromba); cf. Old High Ger. trumba, Ger. tromme, Eng. drum, which is thus a doublet of trump.]

  3. Trump

    trump, n. a card of the leading suit that triumphs or wins: one of the suit of cards which takes any other: an old game of cards: (coll.) a good, trusty fellow.—v.i. to play a trump card.—v.t. to play a trump card upon.—Call, Signal, for trumps, in whist, a conventional signal indicating that the player wishes his partner to lead trumps. [From triumph, confused with trump, to deceive.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. trump

    A wind instrument, made of brass or silver, used in the cavalry and mounted artillery.

Rap Dictionary

  1. trumpnoun

    1) To have lots of money, like billionaire Donald Trump. 2) (n) In certain card games the highest ranking suit is called trump (e.g. spades). When a person has nothing but trump cards in his hand it is referred to as being 'trump tight'. "cause Snoop dog is trump tight like the virgin-surgeon" -- Snoop Dogg (Tha Shiznit).

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trump in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trump in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of trump in a Sentence

  1. Sean Spicer:

    The stories that are being told are not an accurate represent [ ation ] of what President Trump went through to get the nomination, to transition to the White House and then President Trump first six months in office, i ’m going to write a book … to set the record straight. Spicer promises to.

  2. Paul Manafort:

    Instead, you took an aside that the Clinton narrative told you was something, Mr. Trump told you he didn't mean, and you played it out for two days.

  3. Arturo Sarukhan:

    Trump will not spend a dime of taxpayer money in any form or program for aid or support in Mexico.

  4. Joe Biden on Friday:

    We have, right now, a crisis with the coronavirus, this is no time for Donald Trump's record of hysteria and xenophobia - hysterical xenophobia - and fearmongering to lead the way instead of science.

  5. Kevin Burgett:

    It's pretty easy to explain the Fed's pivot with factors other than Trump talking, he's going to be right, or get what he wants at some point, but not because of the pressure but because things have evolved in that way.

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