My party piece - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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(one's) party piece
Something one is able to do that is especially funny, odd, or otherwise entertaining. My party piece has always been my ability to roll my eyes in different directions.
your ˈparty piece (British English, informal) the same song, poem, trick, etc. that you often do in order to entertain people at parties: His party piece is to stand on his head and drink a glass of water.
References in periodicals archive
I have promised to sing my party piece
at Christmas and have forgotten some of the lines.
THIS Christmas, as with any other in the last 14 years, at some point I will be performing my party piece
- Fairytale of New York by The Pogues and Kirsty McColl.
Rachel - whose other saucy routines include a French Maid and Naughty Nurse - said: "The baby oil trick is my party piece
- it had never gone wrong before.
Vicki, who plays Florence, says: "When I was a child, one of my party pieces
was singing off key.