tongue of the trump

Definition of tongue of the trump

: the most important person

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History and Etymology for tongue of the trump

so called from the fact that the tongue is the essential part of a Jew's harp

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“Tongue of the trump.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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