enter the picture/scene

idiom

Definition of enter the picture/scene

1 : to become involved in something The company went through many drastic changes after its new owner entered the scene.
2 : to become something that must be considered or dealt with Once politics enters the picture, chances for a quick settlement are greatly reduced.

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“Enter the picture/scene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enter%20the%20picture%2Fscene. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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