big shot

noun \ˈbig-ˌshät\

: a powerful or important person

Full Definition of BIG SHOT

:  a person of consequence or prominence

Examples of BIG SHOT

  1. All the corporate big shots are meeting this afternoon.
  2. a big shot in local politics

First Known Use of BIG SHOT



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