lion’s share


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the lion's share

The largest part or portion of something. The lion's share of the credit must go to our development team, who have worked tirelessly to bring this product to market before the holiday season. Even though we're all talented, it's always our youngest brother who gets the lion's share of our parents' praise and attention.
See also: share

lion’s share

n. the largest portion. I earn a lot, but the lion’s share goes for taxes.
See also: share