bigwig Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"bigwig" in British English

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bigwignoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbɪɡ.wɪɡ/ informal
a ​person who has an ​important or ​powerfulposition: We were ​invited to a ​lunch with local bigwigs.
(Definition of bigwig from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bigwignoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɪɡˌwɪɡ/ infml
an ​important or ​powerfulperson: The ​networktelevision bigwigs ​loved the show.
(Definition of bigwig from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bigwig”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大人物,要人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大人物,要人…
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