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pooh-bah

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variants: also poo-bah

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one of high position or importance within a group
  • an annual clambake that attracts political pooh-bahs from around the state

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“Pooh-bah.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pooh-bah. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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