Meaning of duplicate bridge in English:

duplicate bridge


mass noun
  • A competitive form of bridge in which the same hands are played successively by different partnerships.

    ‘Some details of bridge scoring were changed in 1987 for duplicate bridge and in 1993 for rubber bridge.’
    • ‘The idea of duplicate bridge, mostly played in the Bridge Club is that everybody plays with the same cards.’
    • ‘The play of the hand will take 4 years, however, and during that time will require skill-sets of his administration more suited to duplicate bridge.’