only game in town, the
The only choice, which one must accept for want of a better one. For example, Out here, this bank is the only game in town when it comes to financial services. This term, dating from the early 1900s, originally alluded to a gambler looking for a game in a strange town.
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The Duchess had also a tent for their sick men; so that we had a small town of our own here, and every body employed.
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The garrison of the town and fortress was nearly three thousand strong.
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