at the top of the pile

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Definition of at the top of the pile

: in a high or very important position With this promotion, he will be at the top of the pile.

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“At the top of the pile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20the%20top%20of%20the%20pile. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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