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800-pound gorilla

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  1. 800-pound gorillanoun

    elephant in the room

  2. 800-pound gorillanoun

    An entity that dominates its environment.

    elephant in the room

  3. 800-pound gorillanoun

    Something dangerous, menacing, or spooky that is obvious but not addressed.

    elephant in the room

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  1. Pivotal Research Wieser:

    (Google) is the 800-pound gorilla.

  2. Ron DeSantis:

    I believe woke ideology is pernicious. I believe what’s at stake is not just ‘My policies are good,’ we should not all be suffering under the cloak of wokeness. … This issue with Disney is a good example of that. … They were basically a law unto themselves, and they got away with it for a long time because they were so powerful. They were the 800-pound gorilla, but they made the mistake of trying to stick their nose into sensitive matters involving children, involving education, and involving family.

  3. Chris Souk:

    I got into this from day one knowing I wanted to be the 800-pound gorilla on the Charlotte carpet-cleaning scene.

  4. Ted Weisberg:

    The Fed is the 800-pound gorilla, but it's an 800-pound gorilla that's been pushed back in its cage, and it's not going anywhere, i would have to think that the bias will continue to be on the positive side for the market.

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  • Gorila de 800 librasSpanish
  • Gorille de 800 livresFrench
  • 800 पाउंड गोरिल्लाHindi
  • 800 پاؤنڈ گورللاUrdu
  • 800磅重的大猩猩Chinese

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