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Albert Grossman was only 31 at the time, but already a kingpin in folk.
This arrest shows the Peña Nieto administration is at least intent on continuing the kingpin strategy.Miguel Angel Trevino Morales’s Legacy on Mexico’s Drug War|Scott C. Johnson|July 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But there's another day, and the kingpin and I may yet lock horns.Our Young Aeroplane Scouts in Germany|Horace Porter
You are to be a kingpin witness in my case against two pickpockets.The Arrow of Fire|Roy J. Snell
The kingpin of the whole structure erected above the deck of a yacht is the bobstay.On Yachts and Yacht Handling|Thomas Fleming Day
On every block he met acquaintances who had even toasted him—with his own wine; toasted him as the kingpin.Garrison's Finish|W. B. M. Ferguson
I just went out and sent that whole moving picture outfit reeling, Kingpin and all!The Shriek|Charles Somerville