high muckamuck love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang An important, often overbearing person.

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  • n. A person in a position of power, authority, or status.

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  • n. an important or influential (and often overbearing) person

Etymologies

From Chinook Jargon hayo makamak, plenty to eat.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
See muckety muck. (Wiktionary)

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