Definition of Big Daddy in English:

Big Daddy

Syllabification: Big Dad·dy
(also Big Chief)


  • A person in authority; the head of an organization or enterprise.
    More example sentences
    • Of course, the Big Daddy of advocates for personal investment accounts within Social Security is the President.
    • Exactly 30 years ago the original Big Daddy seized power and began a nine-year reign of terror.
    • The Big Chief has resigned for ‘personal reasons’ and ‘to pursue other career interests’.

More definitions of Big Daddy

Definition of Big Daddy in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day milord
Pronunciation: mɪˈlɔːd
used to address an English nobleman