Pronunciation:  US [bɑs] UK [bɒs]
  • n.Boss; Manager; Chief; hub
  • v.Command in charge when ... Chief of bullying
  • adj.(Colloquial) in charge, (Slang) top
  • WebBOLs boss; the boss


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