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.
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Linda and Blanche taking part in the King of the Hill contest
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Before Tuesday's practice, the juniors were playing king of the hill on a mound of dirt at the end of Spaulding Field.