Thesaurus / pull strings

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I want to pull strings, even for somebody else, or be Princetonian chairman or Triangle president.

This Side of ParadiseF. Scott Fitzgerald

It's the only way; you're too drunk to pull strings with that pardner o' yours, and we're goin' to stand by you, see?

The HelpersFrancis Lynde

She was still able to pull strings, and to make her influence felt in various directions.

They hop with the most confident air, and day after day pull strings out of the ground.

After some anxious thought he decided that it was his duty to try to pull strings.

December LoveRobert Hichens

And the first thing to do was to assume direction of the police, to pull strings, to engineer matters.

The Borough TreasurerJoseph Smith Fletcher
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