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  1. big shot, big gun, big wheel, big cheese, big deal, big enchilada, big fish, head honchonoun

    an important influential person

    "he thinks he's a big shot"; "she's a big deal in local politics"; "the Qaeda commander is a very big fish"

    Synonyms:
    big deal, big wheel, big cheese, big enchilada, big gun, big fish, head honcho

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  1. Kelvin Sampson:

    We’re fortunate that he was cleared and ready to play about the same time Tramon and Marcus went down, when we needed someone to step up and make a big shot, it was Ramon.

  2. President Barack Obama:

    Before Rahm was a big-shot mayor, he was an essential part of my team at the White House during some very hard times for America and I relied on his judgment every day, and his smarts every day, and his toughness every day.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Two types of employees only enjoy the corporate life a lot. One who does not have own mind and so thinks Naught; Others who do not mind to shamelessly lick boots and hatch office-politics plot to get senior position slot and often becomes big shot.

  4. Tim McGraw:

    I remember a moment when I was getting out of bed and going to the liquor cabinet and taking a big shot at 8:00 in the morning and thinking, ‘I have to wake the kids up,’ i went straight to my wife and said, ’This is where I’m at.’ I was scared.

  5. Yazar Mesut:

    I can't believe it was him, he was intelligent and polite, knew what respect was about and didn't act like a big shot.

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