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pull sth out of the bag/hat

(US pull sth out of a/your hat) to do something ​unexpected that ​suddenlyimproves a ​badsituation
(Definition of pull sth out of the bag/hat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pull sth out of the bag/hat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 出人意料地通过…改善局面, 突施妙计…
in Chinese (Traditional) 出人意料地通過…改善局面, 突施妙計…
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