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bigwig

n. an important person; a self-important person. Some bigwig in a pinstripe suit waltzed through and asked me to leave.
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Sources said that ex-chairman NAB, Qamar Zaman did nothing to nab bigwigs during his tenure while newly appointed Chairman NAB has started has decided to start accountability process.
Bigwig Races LLC was formed to create valuable sponsorship and promotional opportunities for businesses of all sizes by professionally producing 5K and 10K races.
Johnstone, the Bigwig, asked Sonny if I was dangerous when I frothed like that and my eyes rolled back.
Mochudi Centre Chiefs bigwig Earnest Molome now stands accused of an assault on photo journalist Kebofhe Mathe.
What a shame some besuited bigwig didn't have the same idea three years ago.
Television's Mr Nasty, Simon Cowell, has left a South Wales karaoke singer furious - and calling for the music bigwig to lose his job.
But in this book, the only person of color we hear from is a female physician with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, who was a bigwig with the United States Agency for International Development and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention before she went west.
Why wait for a Wall Street bigwig to spoon-feed your investment ideas?
com)-- Bigwig Races, a Colorado Springs-based promoter of 5K and 10K races, announced today that Petit Jean Meats will be the official ham provider of the 2014 Hams and Hamstrings 5K.
PARENTS who spend quality time with their kids should be rewarded through the benefits system, says a teaching union bigwig.
BAYERN MUNICH bigwig Uli Hoeness could be sent to a torture chamber if the club's fans ever get their hands on him.
TOM McLAUGHLIN felt the wrath of the stewards and was suspended for six days after riding the unplaced Young Bigwig in the six-furlong handicap, writes Tom O'Ryan.
com)-- Bigwig Races, a Colorado Springs-based promoter of 5K and 10K races, released the details today of a contest to determine the design of the t-shirt that will be used for its Hams and Hamstrings 5K race planned for April 20.
Quoting PML-N dependence on politically influential people of Southern Punjab, insiders stated that Saeed Ahmed Manais, former Deputy Speaker Punjab Assembly and a political bigwig from Mailsi met PML-N Chief, Nawaz Sharif at Raiwind, however, he has not joined the party as yet.
The finish of the day came in the limited handicap hurdle where Ice Cube came over the last three flights in front but still finished third, Bigwig being galvanised by Batchelor to get up and beat Charlie Charlie by two and half lengths.