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Meaning of “a piece/slice of the action” in the English Dictionary

"a piece/slice of the action" in British English

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a piece/slice of the action

informal involvement in something ​successful that someone ​else has ​started: Now ​research has ​proved that the ​drug is ​effective, everyone ​wants a ​slice of the action.
(Definition of a piece/slice of the action from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a piece/slice of the action”
in Chinese (Simplified) 参与,插手(他人成功之事), 分一杯羹…
in Chinese (Traditional) 參與,插手(他人成功之事), 分一杯羹…
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