Translation of "boss" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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bossnoun [ C ]

uk /bɒs/ us /bɑːs/

boss noun [ C ] (MANAGER)

A2 the person who is in charge of an organization and who tells others what to do

老闆;上司;頭兒
She was the boss of a large international company. 她是一家大型跨國公司的老闆。
I started up my own business and now I'm my own boss (= I work for myself and no one tells me what to do). 我開辦了公司,現在自己當老闆。
informal Who's the boss (= the person who makes all the important decisions) in your house? 你們家誰做主?

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boss noun [ C ] (DECORATION)

a raised rounded decoration, such as on a shield or a ceiling

圓形裝飾物;浮雕裝飾

bossverb [ T usually + adv/prep ]

uk /bɒs/ us /bɑːs/ informal disapproving

to tell someone what to do all the time

對…發號施令;把…差來遣去
I wish he'd stop bossing me around/about. 但願他不再把我差來遣去的。

bossadjective

uk /bɒs/ us /bɑːs/ slang

very good or excellent

出色的
It was a boss party. 那個派對棒極了。

(Translation of “boss” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)