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His series against the Phoenix Suns stands out as the pièce de résistance of his career.

The pièce de résistance of the series, thus far, has been a small outtake at the end of Episode 3.

But this particular night was to be the piece de resistance.

We brought out a boiled ham, that was generally our piece de resistance, and made a royal meal.

That means you'll please get the wood while I clean the 'piece de resistance' of our dinner.

Fresh mackerel with a package of Saratoga chips was the piece de resistance, but the table did not lack for comforts.

It appeared to be the 'piece de resistance' in the minds of the children.

Each family is an authority in itself as to the choice of the piece de resistance.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pièce de résistance, such as: accomplishment, achievement, centerpiece, chef-d'oeuvre, creation, and culinary masterpiece.

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