bring\ out\ the\ big\ guns


bring\ out\ the\ big\ guns
• bring out the big guns
• bring up the big guns
• wheel in the big guns
• wheel in the big guns
v. phr.
To make use of a concealed plan in order to defeat an opponent in an argument or in a game, debate, or competition.

The new computer software company decided to bring out the big guns to get ahead of the competition.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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