heavy hitter

heavy hitter


Definition of HEAVY HITTER

one of high position or importance within a group <many of the heavy hitters in the wine industry were boozing and schmoozing at the expo>
Related Words baron, czar (also tsar or tzar), king, lion, magnate, mogul, prince, tycoon; VIP

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