Meaning of “play second fiddle” in the English Dictionary

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"play second fiddle" in British English

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play second fiddle

to be less important or in a weaker position than someone else:

I'm not prepared to play second fiddle to Christina any more - I'm looking for another job!

(Definition of “play second fiddle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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