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ace in the hole

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  • nounhidden advantage
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Synonyms for ace in the hole

noun hidden advantage
  • ace up one's sleeve
  • card up one's sleeve
  • decisive argument
  • decisive resource
  • reserve
  • secret advantage
  • secret weapon
  • sure advantage
  • trump card

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noun. property or money possessed

last resort

noun. desperate remedy
  • ace in the hole
  • card up one's sleeve
  • dernier ressort
  • last expedient
  • last hope
  • last resource
  • pis aller
  • recourse
  • resort
  • trump card

trump card

noun. key advantage
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