lion's share

noun

Definition of lion's share

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

Examples of lion's share in a sentence

  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>

1742

First Known Use of lion's share

1742


LION'S SHARE Defined for English Language Learners

lion's share

noun

Definition of lion's share for English Language Learners

  • : the largest part of something



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