from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who wields power and influence in a sphere of activity: "the importance of hanging out with the movers and shakers of the art world” ( Richard Colvin).
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- n. someone who has power and influence in some field or activity.
- n. The people in an organization who are most responsible for getting things done.
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- n. a person who wields power and influence
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