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top dog

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. top dognoun

    the boss, the leader (of the pack)

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

  2. top dognoun

    in a competition, the one expected to win

    sure bet, favorite, favourite, safe bet


Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. head, chief, top dognoun

    a person who is in charge

    "the head of the whole operation"

    tribal chief, heading, promontory, psyche, school principal, honcho, mind, head teacher, nous, question, chieftain, foreman, point, gaffer, headman, brain, headland, head, header, principal, headspring, foreland, pass, chief, headway, read/write head, drumhead, head word, forefront, capitulum, oral sex, boss, fountainhead, caput, straits

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Top Dog":

    Dashawn Jamal Yates, Lloyd Prout

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  1. Alejandra Colom:

    Dating the top dog, whether it's the guy on the soccer team or the leader of the gang, gives a girl some status and this is related to protection and relative - and temporary - power.

  2. Steve Hansen:

    It is difficult when you are the top dog and someone comes through... and puts you under pressure, i have been impressed with him. He has been working hard and is just waiting for his opportunity.

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