bag of tricks

Definition of bag of tricks

: a supply of expedients or devices : stock of resources in their attempts to be original they have pretty well exhausted their bag of tricks

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First Known Use of bag of tricks

1841, in the meaning defined above

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“Bag of tricks.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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