Mr. Big

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Mr. Big

informal
: a very powerful or important man; especially : the leader of a group of criminals

Word by Word Definitions

Mr. play
  1. used as a conventional title of courtesy except when usage requires the substitution of a title of rank or an honorific or professional title before a man's surname

  2. used in direct address as a conventional title of respect before a man's title of office

  3. used before the name of a place, profession, or activity or before an epithet (such as clever) to form a title applied to a male viewed as representative of the thing indicated

big play
  1. : of great strength

  2. : of great force

  3. : large or great in dimensions, bulk, or extent

  1. : in a loud or declamatory manner

  2. : to a large amount or extent

  3. : on a large scale

  1. : an individual or organization of outstanding importance or power

  2. : a big player : a center or forward whose large size and strength are used to control play near the basket


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