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trump in Cards topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtrumptrump1 /trʌmp/ noun  1 trumps2 [countable] (also trump card)DGC a card from the suit that has been chosen to have a higher value than the other suits in a particular game3 trump card4 come/turn up trumps
Examples from the Corpus
trumpSpades are trump.We had beaten him, but he played a final trump card.Why, produce her trump card.Adversity is the regime's natural habitat, and in dealing with its own populace its one moral trump.In return, it promised not to play its one trump card - water.The citizens of Hebron, by contrast, hold all the trump cards.Parents must recognize that if a child does not want to do homework, the child holds the trump card.