from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang One that is predominant, as in size, influence, or priority: "The big daddy of them all has always been the Frankfurt Fair” ( Saturday Review).
- n. Slang One that exercises a paternalistic authority or control.
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- n. A man of importance, a stud
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