king of the hill


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king of the hill

The most powerful, successful, or authoritative person in a group or organization. After years of slowly moving up the ranks, Joe finally became king of the hill in his office. This team will be hard to beat, reigning as king of the hill for three years straight.
See also: hill, king, of
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Linda and Blanche taking part in the King of the Hill contest
But he's forgotten that though he may be King of the Hill, tubby old Hank is also getting OVER it as well.