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[ baws-man, bos- ]
/ ˈbɔsˌmæn, ˈbɒs- /

noun, plural boss·men. Informal.

a leader or boss.

Nearby words

bosset, bosseyed, bossier city, bossing, bossism, bossman, bossuet, bossuet, jacques bénigne, bossy, bosthoon, boston

Origin of bossman

First recorded in 1930–35; boss1 + man1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bossman

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