Meaning of “mover and shaker” in the English Dictionary


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mover and shakernoun [ C ]

us /ˈmu·vər ən ˈʃeɪ·kər/ plural movers and shakers

someone who is willing to make big changes to get things done:

The new director of the company is a real mover and shaker.

(Definition of “mover and shaker” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)