big gun


big gun

noun

Definition of BIG GUN

one of high position or importance within a group <for a high-profile case like this, the law firm uses only its big guns>
Related Words baron, czar (also tsar or tzar), king, lion, magnate, mogul, prince, tycoon; VIP

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