Definition of Big Chief in English:

Big Chief

(also Big Daddy)
informal A person in authority; the head of an organization or enterprise.
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  • 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’.
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