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To have an axe to grind

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'To have an axe to grind' means 'to have a personal interest'.

Sample Usage

I am sure he has an axe to grind in this proposal.
He supports only certain issues as have an axe to grind on those issues.
Many proposals rejected except few, as they have an axe to grind on the proposals they agreed for.

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