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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


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What does big cheese mean?


Meaning of idioms with examples...

big cheese

The phrase a big cheese refers to an important or influential person in a group or organization.

Other variations of the same idiom:



  • big shot gun

  • big wheel

  • big enchilada


Example(s):

Apparently, he's a big cheese at NASA.

Don't act like a big shot among your old friends

This idiom is in the food category


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