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  1. big shot, big gun, big wheel, big cheese, big deal, big enchilada, big fish, head honcho(noun)

    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"

    big deal, big wheel, big cheese, big shot, big gun, big fish, head honcho


  1. big enchilada(noun)

    A very important person, especially the highest-ranking individual in an organization.

    The detectives were trying to identify the big enchilada who controlled the entire criminal network.

    bigwig, head honcho, big kahuna, kingpin, grand poobah, top banana, big wheel, top dog, big cheese, muckety muck

  2. big enchilada(noun)

    brass ring

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  1. Frank Graves:

    The official debates are going to be the big enchilada, perhaps more so than for any national debates in our history.

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