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Mr. Big

The most important person in a group or business. Often used to describe the leader of a group of criminals. The police are determined to find Mr. Big and stop his men from terrorizing the city.
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Mr ˈBig

(informal, disapproving) the most important person in a group, an area, etc: Harry Turner, considered the local Mr Big of the criminal underworld, was found dead today at his home.
See also: big, Mr

Mr. Big

1. n. an important man; the boss man. (Also the name of a character in HBO’s Sex and the City.) So you’re Mr. Big. I thought you’d be taller.
2. n. a nickname for the head of a group of criminals, especially one who wants to remain anonymous. Lefty was asked to pay a visit to Mr. Big, and Lefty was scared.
See also: big
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Dear Editor, Ronnie Biggs should be let free, given a bus pass and then asked if a Mr Big character was behind the GTR - and if so, who was he?
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Throughout the week there will be daily free events taking place in Symphony Hall's cafe bar, whilst over at Town Hall there are appearances from dinosaurs in Dinosaur Zoo (Tuesday), and a jazz-loving gorilla in Mr Big Plays Jazz (Wednesday), as well as illustrator Lydia Monks (The Big Draw, Wednesday) and comedian James Cameron (Comedy 4 Kids, Wednesday).
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