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who's who British & World English

A list or directory of facts about notable people

who's who New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

directory of facts about notable people; Who's Who annual biographical reference publication

know who's who British & World English

Be aware of the identity and status of each person

show someone who's boss British & World English

Make it clear that it is oneself who is in charge

who's she—the cat's mother? British & World English

Used as a mild reproof, especially to a child, for impolite use of the pronoun she rather than a person’s name

anyone British & World English

A person of importance or authority

know who's who in know British & World English

Be aware of the identity and status of each person

show someone who's boss in boss1 British & World English

Make it clear that it is oneself who is in charge

like the cat that got the cream British & World English

Self-satisfied, having achieved one’s objective

who's she—the cat's mother? in she British & World English

Used as a mild reproof, especially to a child, for impolite use of the pronoun she rather than a person’s name

look or hark who's talking in talk British & World English

another way of saying you can't talk .

like the cat that got the cream in cat1 British & World English

Self-satisfied, having achieved one’s objective