strong suit

noun
Updated on: 18 Apr 2018
1 : a long suit containing high cards
2 : something in which one excels : forte
  • details of legislation have never been my strong suit
  • —Tip O'Neill

Examples of strong suit in a Sentence

  1. languages are definitely the diplomat's strong suit

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First Known Use of strong suit

1742


STRONG SUIT Defined for English Language Learners

strong suit

  • : something that a person does well



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