bag of tricks


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Noun1.bag of tricks - a supply of ways of accomplishing somethingbag of tricks - a supply of ways of accomplishing something; "every good mechanic has a large bag of tricks"
know-how - the (technical) knowledge and skill required to do something
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"I have a whole bag of tricks," he said, "which contains a hundred ways of escaping my enemies."
swiped the whole bag of tricks - locks, stocks, and barrels.
As another "tool" in a bag of tricks you train around it makes perfect sense.
Given up for the dead after falling behind 8-4, Pagulayan dug deep into his bag of tricks to outlast his rival.
Some skaters have a deep bag of tricks, others have a bottomless well and you never know what they're capable of--until they show you.
Shakib Al Hasan's Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad expected that the ace all-rounder joined the side with bag of tricks to baffle the opponents in the cash-rich tournament, slated to begin today (Saturday), reports BSS.
This time around Emily Blunt is set to dazzle in sequel Mary Poppins Returns; and bring a spoonful of sugar, along with her magical bag of tricks, to help the now grown-up Banks siblings through a difficult time.
To help overcome these challenges, Andrew Gelman (Professor of Statistics and Professor of Political Science and Director of the Applied Sciences Center at Columbia University) and Deborah Nolan (Professor of Statistics at the University of California, Berkeley), have put together "Teaching Statistics: A Bag of Tricks".
Instead of an athletically lean open-world shooter, this is a bulky bag of tricks which threatens to derail an otherwise fine flow of action.
Pocari Sweat had to dig deep into its bag of tricks to upend gutsy Power Smashers in five grueling sets, 25-23, 25-19, 23-25, 22-25, 15-12, and take the first game of their best-of-three semifinals series in the Premier Volleyball League Reinforced Conference Saturday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
They'll bring their best bag of tricks, but don't expect rabbits out of hats or spot the jack in the pack.
However, trying this technique a few times and watching the learners closely and doing reflective Big Thinks with them after the project is over, would be a sound way to examine the power of this idea alongside others in our creative bag of tricks. Highly recommended for elementary and middle schools.