from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Something of great importance or consequence: made a big deal out of getting there on time; losing one penny was no big deal.
- n. An important person: She was a big deal in local politics.
- interj. Used ironically to indicate that something is unimportant or unimpressive.
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- n. Something very important, difficult, or of concern.
- interj. Indicates that something is not important or impressive; so what.
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- n. an important influential person
- n. anything of great importance or consequence
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