As verbs the difference between blackjack and overplay
is that blackjack
is to strike with a blackjack or similar weapon while overplay
is and to overdo or overact one's effect or role.
As a noun blackjack
is (card games) a common gambling card game in casinos, where the object is to get as close to 21 without going over.
* black jack, black-jack
(card games) A common gambling card game in casinos, where the object is to get as close to 21 without going over.
(card games) A hand in the game of blackjack consisting of a face card and an ace.
The flag (i.e., a jack) traditionally flown by pirate ships; popularly thought to be a white skull and crossed bones on a black field (the Jolly Roger). In older literature sometimes spelled "black jack".
A small, flat, blunt, usually leather-covered instrument loaded with heavy material such as lead or ball bearings.
Any of several species of weed of genus Bidens , such as , in the family Compositae.
To strike with a blackjack or similar weapon.
and To overdo or overact one's effect or role.
To present something in a manner more dramatic than necessary.
- When Chris overacted''' his part again, the director warned that anyone ' overplaying would be barred from the next production
To overestimate one's strength in a game or event, which ultimately may end in a defeat.
- Although the play was wonderful, Joshua overplayed his role as the Beast.
(golf) To accidentally hit (one's golf ball) beyond "the green".
- Jack won the last match of blackjack; Theo overplayed .
- The first few shots went wonderfully, but Robin overplayed the last and lost.