One of the four sets of cards which constitute a pack; -- each set consisting of thirteen cards bearing a particular emblem, as hearts, spades, clubs, or diamonds; also, the members of each such suit held by a player in certain games, such as bridge; as, hearts were her long suit.
a sign on the cards indicating the "class" which the cards belongs to. There are four suits: spades (â(tm) ), hearts (â(tm)¥), diamonds (â(tm)¦) and clubs. (â(tm)£). In bridge, suits are ranked, but only for bidding and scoring purposes. (See also denomination, major suit, and minor suit).
An attribute of cards - Clubs, Diamonds, Hearts or Spades.