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Meaning of “boss” - Learner’s Dictionary

boss

noun [C]     /bɒs/
A2 someone who is responsible for employees and tells them what to do: I'll ask my boss if I can leave work early tomorrow.Bosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people
Translations of “boss”
in Arabic مُدير…
in Korean 보스, 상사…
in Malaysian ketua besar…
in French patron/-onne…
in Turkish patron, işveren…
in Italian capo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 經理, 老闆, 上司…
in Russian начальник…
in Polish szef/owa…
in Vietnamese ông chủ, thủ trưởng…
in Spanish jefe…
in Portuguese chefe…
in Thai เจ้านาย…
in German der Chef…
in Catalan cap…
in Japanese ボス, 上司…
in Indonesian majikan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 经理, 老板, 上司…
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