one-trick pony

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one-trick pony
informal chiefly (US) a person or thing considered as being limited to only one single talent, capability, quality, etc

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Main Entry:  one-trick pony
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  any person or group with only one discernable trait, talent, or area of expertise
Example:  That actor proved to be a one-trick pony.
Etymology:  from act in Cuffling Cousins Circus of mid-1800s's 21st Century Lexicon
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