have a finger in a/the/every pie

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: to have an interest or share in something a sharp talent agent who has a finger in nearly every pie in show business

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“Have a finger in a/the/every pie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20a%20finger%20in%20a%2Fthe%2Fevery%20pie. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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