Definition of Repiques
1. repique [v] - See also: repique
Lexicographical Neighbors of Repiques
Literary usage of Repiques
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"It also counts towards piques and repiques. Thus, a player showing carte blanche, and having point and quint, both good, would repique his adversary. ..."
2. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"Carte blanche, taking precedence of all other scores, saves piques and repiques. It also counts towards piques and repiques. Thus, a player showing carte ..."
3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"It ibo counts towards piques and repiques, ... Equalities do not prevent piques or repiques. A player who has an equal point or sequence scores nothing for ..."
4. Repressive Legislation of the Republic of South Africa by Elizabeth S. Landis, United Nations Unit on Apartheid (1885)
"Carte blanche, taking precedence of all other scores, saves piques and repiques, ... counts toward piques and repiques just the same as other scores. ..."
5. The Hand-book of Games--: comprising new or carefully revised treatises on by H.G. Bohn (1867)
"Carte-blanche counts first, and consequently saves piques and repiques: It also piques and repiques the adversary in the same manner, as if those points ..."
6. The American Hoyle: Or, Gentleman's Hand-book of Games, Containing All the by William Brisbane Dick (1894)
"Carte blanche counts toward piques and repiques just the same as other scores. Thus : A player showing a carte blanche, and, after discarding, having point ..."