Piece de resistance

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Definition

(the painting is the) pièce de résistance (of the exhibition): (the painting is the) outstanding work (in the exhibition)
noun

Examples

  • "Without further ado, I'd like to introduce my "piece de resistance", my "raison d'être", my "chef d'oeuvre", my "hors d'oeuvre", and other French words."

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