Examples of big gun in a Sentence
for a high-profile case like this, the law firm uses only its big guns
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Postgame breakdown and analysis: Deeper than deep UC was in full command, despite three of its big guns barely denting the scoresheet.
Macy's is pulling out the fashion big guns lately with collaborations with the likes of Karl Lagerfeld and Giambattista Valli.
With all of their big guns performing fantastically, PSG opened the gap at the top of the table three points over rivals and last season's champions Monaco.
The Bruins played their big guns — David Krejci, David Pastrnak, Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron, and David Backes.
But Monday afternoon, the trucks were being fueled and loaded with gear as about 100 soldiers in C Battery, 1st Battalion, 120th Field Artillery prepared to leave their big guns behind and head to Florida to help Hurricane Irma recovery efforts.
Even the big guns are not immune from the trigger-happy chairman and the increasingly ruthless football club owner in this modern era.
Instead of pushing for bigger guns, Professor Lunstrum says conservationists need to focus on the economic circumstances that drive poachers to poach in the first place.
On both nights, Ozuna saved his big guns for last, with Daddy Yankee coming in to close the show.
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big gun Synonyms
Synonymsbig, big boy, big cheese, bigfoot, biggie, big shot, big leaguer, big-timer, big wheel, bigwig, fat cat, heavy, heavy hitter, heavyweight, high-muck-a-muck (or high-muckety-muck), honcho, kahuna, kingfish, kingpin, major leaguer, muckety-muck (also muck-a-muck or mucky-muck), nabob, nawab, nibs, nob [chiefly British], pooh-bah (also poo-bah), wheel
Antonymslightweight, nobody, nonentity, nothing, shrimp, twerp, whippersnapper, zero, zilch
Related Wordsbaron, czar (also tsar or tzar), king, lion, magnate, mogul, prince, tycoon; VIP
Near Antonymsinferior, subordinate, underling; mediocrity, obscurity
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