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a heavy hitter

mainly US
someone who is powerful and has achieved a lot: Have you seen his résumé? He's a real heavy hitter.
Translations of “a heavy hitter”
in Chinese (Traditional) 了不起的人物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 了不起的人物…
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