boss man


Examples of boss man in a Sentence

maybe we should ask the boss man how to handle this
Recent Examples on the Web To see an athlete renowned for his intelligence and poise make an obvious mental error late in a race is a reminder that even the boss man was once a noob. Martin Fritz Huber, Outside Online, 30 Mar. 2023 The boss man certainly has a soft spot for the graybeard – and Whitworth literally has a graying beard – who's been so exceptional over the years while protecting quarterbacks Jared Goff and Matthew Stafford, which is only a small part of what he's meant to the Rams. Nate Davis, USA TODAY, 9 Feb. 2022 By now, the political capital has accepted Modi as the boss man. Washington Post, 18 Sep. 2019 Charles Aranguiz is the man that Manuel has spoken out about, with the boss man confirming that his fellow countryman, who plays for Bayer Leverkusen, turned down the chance of a London Stadium reunion., 24 June 2019 Trump likes to surround himself with people who adore him -- and don't mind speaking, sometimes at length, of their admiration and respect for the boss man. Chris Cillizza, CNN, 15 May 2018 When Trump holds a Cabinet meeting, Pence is there to lavish praise on the boss man. Chris Cillizza, CNN, 10 May 2018 According to a Page Six source, SNL boss man Lorne Michaels had a talking to with Kanye, as did Kim Kardashian, who apparently had to leave her audience seat to talk to her husband. Peggy Truong, Cosmopolitan, 16 Feb. 2016

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Word History

First Known Use

1875, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of boss man was in 1875

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“Boss man.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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