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higher-up

noun [C] uk   /ˌhaɪ.ərˈʌp/  us   /-ɚ-/ informal
someone with a more important position than you in an organization: They're still waiting for a decision about the extra money from the higher-ups.
Translations of “higher-up”
in Chinese (Traditional) (機構中的)高層人物,要員…
in Chinese (Simplified) (机构中的)高层人物,要员…
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