come/turn up trumps

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Definition of come/turn up trumps

British, informal
: to do or provide what is necessary in order to succeed The team turned up trumps in the final game and won the championship.

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“Come/turn up trumps.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come/turn%20up%20trumps. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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