Examples of big wheel in a Sentence
He's a big wheel in local politics.
brags that her son is a big wheel on Wall Street
First Known Use of big wheel
big wheel Synonyms
Synonymsbig, big boy, big cheese, bigfoot, biggie, big gun, big leaguer, big-timer, big shot, 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
BIG WHEEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of big wheel for English Language Learners
: a powerful or important person
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