Thesaurus > Related Words: boss

  Words related to boss

Related / Similar Words: knob, hirer, foreman, chief, gaffer, honcho, party boss, political boss, emboss, stamp, brag

 

Definition:
  • a circular rounded projection or protuberance;
  • a person responsible for hiring workers; "the boss hired three more men for the new job";
  • a person who exercises control and makes decisions; "he is his own boss now";
  • a person who exercises control over workers; "if you want to leave early you have to ask the foreman";
  • a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments; "party bosses have a reputation for corruption";
  • raise in a relief; "embossed stationary";
  • exceptionally good; "a boss hand at carpentry"; "his brag cornfield";

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    Hyponyms: knobble, nailhead, guvnor, old man, drug baron, drug lord, baas, ganger, straw boss, assistant foreman, block

     

    Derivational Morphology: emboss, stamp, hire, engage, employ, seal, impression, knob, relief, relievo, rilievo, embossment, sculptural relief

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 老板   Dutch: baas  
    French: patron   German: Chef  
    Interlingua: chef   Italian: capo  
    Polish: szef   Romanian: şef  
    Spanish: jefe   Swedish: chef  
     
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