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1boss/ˈbɑːs/noun
pluralbosses
1boss
/ˈbɑːs/
noun
pluralbosses
Learner's definition of BOSS  
[count]
: the person whose job is to tell other workers what to do
— see also pit boss
: a person who has a lot of power in an organization
: the person who has more power or control in a relationship
— compare 4boss
2boss/ˈbɑːs/verb
bossesbossedbossing
2boss
/ˈbɑːs/
verb
bossesbossedbossing
Learner's definition of BOSS  
[+ object]
: to give orders to (someone) : to tell (someone) what to do — usually + around or (Brit) about
3boss/ˈbɑːs/adjective
3boss
/ˈbɑːs/
adjective
Learner's definition of BOSS  
slang
4boss/ˈbɑːs/noun
pluralbosses
4boss
/ˈbɑːs/
noun
pluralbosses
Learner's definition of BOSS  
[count]
: a round raised decoration on a ceiling or shield
— compare 1boss
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