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key player

noun as in influencer

noun as in principal

noun as in mogul

noun as in superior

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Example Sentences

Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada was a key player in the battle over gun-conrol legislation in the Senate.

The Saudis also have been a key player in containing Iran for decades.

But while the general electorate may be ambivalent about the outcome on Nov. 6, one key player is not: organized labor.

Under the leadership of then-president Tim Geithner, the New York Fed was a key player in the financial crisis.

He was a key player in some of the most traumatic and glamorous events in American history.


On this page you'll find 263 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to key player, such as: achiever, affluential, catalyst, doer, enterprising person, and entrepreneur.

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