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Meaning of “have a card up your sleeve” in the English Dictionary

"have a card up your sleeve" in British English

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have a card up your sleeve

to have an ​advantage that other ​people do not ​know about: England have ​definitely been the ​weakerside, but I ​think they've still got one or two ​cards up ​theirsleeve.
(Definition of have a card up your sleeve from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “have a card up your sleeve”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有锦囊妙计,有一张王牌,留有一招…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有錦囊妙計,有一張王牌,留有一招…
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