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mover and a shaker


    Noun

    mover and ( a ) shaker ( plural:: movers and shakers )

    1. ( idiomatic ) someone who has power and influence in some field or activity .
      The sales team sought to talk to the movers and shakers within an organization, rather than to their underlings .
      He really is a mover and a shaker in those circles .

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