mover and shaker definition

  • noun:
    • One who wields energy and influence in a sphere of task: "the necessity of hanging out with the movers and shakers of the art world” ( Richard Colvin).
    • somebody who has energy and influence in some area or task.
    • The people in a company who will be most accountable for getting things done.
    • somebody who wields energy and influence

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