play one's trump card

see trump card.


Nearby words

  1. play off,
  2. play on,
  3. play on words,
  4. play one's cards close to one's chest,
  5. play one's cards right,
  6. play out,
  7. play politics,
  8. play possum,
  9. play russian roulette,
  10. play safe

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