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That idea is often invoked in regards to the tricks memory plays, but I wonder how it might come into play in other ways.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And when that happens, one “alpha dog” will run the show, usually the oldest, most experienced performer, who “knows more tricks.”
For Republicans, the 2016 cycle will show us whether old dogs have learned new tricks.
Thus it seems likely that instead of striking a new tone of moderation, the new GOP Congress will return to its old tricks.
“She showed him all the tricks of the trade,” Richardson said.
But the greatest danger I ever underwent in that kingdom was from a monkey, who belonged to one of the clerks of the kitchen.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
One of the simplest of these childish tricks is the invention of an excuse for not instantly obeying a command, as "Come here!"Children's Ways|James Sully
I shall only be away for six months; you know I have made up my mind to get rid of the whole bag of tricks.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Every few days after that the boy took Squinty out of his pen, and let him do the rope-jumping and the acorn-hunting tricks.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
So when Yung Pak's father made him a present of a monkey—a real monkey—alive—he just danced with glee.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike