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muscle in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmuscle in phrasal verbINTERFEREto use your power to get involved in or take control of something that someone else was doing, especially in business – used to show disapproval on Banks are muscling in on the insurance business. muscle→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
muscle onThere may also be some junior males trying to muscle in on the dominant male's kingdom.Two men were killed when members of a rival gang tried to muscle in on their territory.I'm not going to let Jim muscle in on this deal - let him do his own negotiations.
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Verb table
muscle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymuscle
he, she, itmuscles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymuscled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave muscled
he, she, ithas muscled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad muscled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill muscle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have muscled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam muscling
he, she, itis muscling
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you, we, theyare muscling
Past
I, he, she, itwas muscling
you, we, theywere muscling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been muscling
he, she, ithas been muscling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been muscling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be muscling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been muscling
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