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top brass

the highest leader(s); the boss(es). (Originally military.) The top brass turned thumbs down on the proposal. You'll have to check it out with the top brass. She'll be home around five.
See also: brass, top

top brass

see under brass hat.
See also: brass, top

top brass

n. the highest leader(s); the boss(es). (Originally military.) You’ll have to check it out with the top brass. She’ll be home around five.
See also: brass, top
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Armed with an average of 60 to 70 employees, Top Brass plans to add a 30,000 square feet space to its current facility in Wittenberg, WI in May 2010, bringing its total footprint to 50,000 square feet.
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THE top brass of Delhi Police on Tuesday has issued a communal tension alert in the Capital around Christmas in the wake of an intelligence input.
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The fact that Tony Blair naively asked Gaddafi to stand down indicates he understands only too well the readiness of some of the Whitehall/military top brass for war; they thrive on it.
IT'S astonishing that Army top brass are taking decisions on the location of future bases based on the local golf facilities.
As well as the leaner 11-member board, new laws will also provide for tougher accountability and governance controls for top brass, including protection for whistleblowers.
5million bill for top brass to live in and around the capital - even though the MoD owns thousands of empty properties.
RE: The recent complaints by the military trop brass about how ourtroops are currently being treated;the same top brass which gets 25 to 30 years on first-class wages and pensions, and are provided with the best accommodation and married guarters.
RE: THE recent complaints by the military top brass about how our troops are being treated.