lion's share

lion's share


: the largest part of something

Full Definition of LION'S SHARE

:  the largest portion <received the lion's share of the research money>

Examples of LION'S SHARE

  1. She claimed the lion's share of the credit for the show's success.
  2. <the lead actress deservedly got the lion's share of credit for the show's success>

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Rhymes with LION'S SHARE


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