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mover and shaker

noun

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as in big shot, big boy

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“Mover and shaker.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mover%20and%20shaker. Accessed 7 Apr. 2020.

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