[he-fe; English hey-fey]
- leader; chief; boss.
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Examples from the Web for jefe
The Jefe (“Hefy”) within his Distrito has the power of life and death.
We let the Jefe and his soldiers follow us, we taking the lead.
We have described our delightful encounter with the Jefe of Isla de Mujeres.
A well too, there was, and before the genial Jefe had bade us "Adios!"
When we refused, he muttered something about reporting us to the Jefe and disappeared.
- (in Spanish-speaking countries) a military or political leader
Spanish, from French chef chief
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