slice of the action

slice of the action

A part of the profits or success from an activity. Once Sarah heard that Mel was starting a new software company, she decided she wanted a slice of the action and asked to be his business partner.
See also: action, of, slice

slice of the action

verb
See also: action, of, slice
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SylveSter Stallone has found a new slice of the action - baking bread in a tv ad for Warburtons.
SylveSter Stallone ter Stallone has found a new slice of the action - baking bread in a TV ad for Warburtons.
Today we have many other charities wanting a slice of the action as well as an army of buskers.
NORTH East comic Chris Ramsey got a slice of the action when he took a pizza delivery while travelling on a train.
He said, "I'm concerned about jobs as we all are in the Hunter and we are putting a lot of pressure on the Government to say how do we ensure we get a big slice of the action or we get a slice of the action.
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But you don't have to exist in a fictional world to get a real slice of the action.
European soccer's governing body said the move would allow smaller countries a slice of the action as they would not be able to stage unwieldy 24-team tournament on their own.
The TV talent show craze is sweeping the Middle East with the region's favorite superstars getting a slice of the action.
Racegoers will also get a slice of the action, with a giant Hunt Ball cake set to be handed out to Hunt Ball-inspired music.
I watched every slice of the action I could over the three days, and I just could not believe my eyes as that final day's play unfolded in Chicago.
Shoppers at Carrefour Bahrain can get a slice of the action as the hypermarket celebrates its third anniversary by introducing hundreds of gifts and promotions.
And even more voluntary organisations are being to urged to help themselves to a slice of the action.
WITH role model Kerry Katona impressively hogging the low-life limelight it was only a matter of time before classy Katie Price staked her claim to a slice of the action.
Now they are offering people a slice of the action by giving them a chance to become part of the success story.