A card game resembling pinochle, but using a double deck of 64 cards, two of each card above the six.
A card game similar to pinochle that is played with a deck of 64 cards.
The act of taking certain cards in this game: the queen of spades and jack of diamonds, or (if either of those suits is trumps) the queen of clubs and jack of hearts.
Other Word Forms
Origin of bezique
- French bésigue possibly from Italian bazzica a kind of card game
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From French bézigue