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the big boys

noun [plural] uk   informal us  
the most important people in an activity or organization, or the most powerful businesses with the most influence in a particular area: We're only a small business and don't have the capital to compete with the big boys.
Traducciones de “the big boys”
en chino (tradicionál) 大人物,大亨, 大企業,大公司…
en chino (simplificado) 大人物,大亨, 大企业,大公司…
(Definition of the big boys from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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