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trick

Cards
a. a batch of cards containing one from each player, usually played in turn and won by the player or side that plays the card with the highest value
b. a card that can potentially win a trick
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It wasn't a trick question and I should have seen it coming - last week ITV brought me all the way to London for an interview about the late chat show host - but it still caught me unprepared.
Well, it's a trick question, because you're a sexist pig, no matter which answer you chose.
This may seem like a trick question, but there are legitimate reasons for asking it.
The children and audience were kept on the edge of their seats in anticipation as international quiz-master Derek O'Brien shot them with one trick question after another.
Then you must wait up to three months to go for a test, which you will fail the first time, with a trick question if your driving is actually good.
There may be a trick question on the boards about using strawberry jelly as spermicide.
This question was asked by the Gulf Coast instructors who signed my logbook as a trick question, because the correct answer was "there is no such thing as a short/soft takeoff.
A riddle is a trick question that is often very hard to answer even though the answer is easy and often silly.
When Jesus was asked a trick question by representatives of a conservative religio-political party of his day, he didn't fall for the trap (Luke 20).
The editors at BIBR have to heed an earlier rooster to catch us with a trick question like `whether this book by a black American is dangerous to our community.