Definition of 'the powers that be'
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`-- We had a little solidarity demonstration for the powers that be. STONE CITY (2002)Either that, or the powers that be were pumping hallucinogens through the system, Stella decided wildly. JUST BETWEEN US (2002)`Fat lot of good that would do if the powers that be overrule me! DARE CALL IT TREASON (2002)
Gloria lives on the East Coast and after I returned to Seattle, she continued to pressure the powers that be. ANGELS EVERYWHERE (2002)
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