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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. 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.

  2. Neville Brothers Art:

    It made me a big shot around school.

  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. 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, rahm hasn't just fought for a national park in Pullman.

  5. Guard Jordan Clarkson:

    We played hard, we fought, i think we had good looks at the end, they just made a big shot.

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