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English definition of “boss”

boss

noun [C]    /bɔs, bɑs/
the person who is in charge of an organization or a department and who tells others what to do: I’ll ask my boss if I can take the afternoon off. bossy    /ˈbɔ·si, ˈbɑs·i/ adjective disapproving "Move over," she said in a bossy tone.
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