honcho meaning

Pronunciation:   "honcho" in a sentence
  • Noun: honcho  hónchow
    Usage: N. Amer
    1. A person who exercises control over workers
      - foreman, chief, gaffer, boss

    Derived forms: honchos

    Type of: supervisor

  • [American slang]
    n. the head man; the boss. (Useable for either sex.)
    • The marketing honcho couldn't say when the product would be on the shelves.
    • The top honcho at the water department was no help at all.

  • [Business]
    AmE / noun [C] (plural honchos) (especially AmE) (informal)

    the person who is in charge:

    the company's head honcho BOSS

  • [Finance]
    A slang term describing the leader or person in charge of an organization.


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  5. it's probably not a good idea to let your manager hear you calling them the head-honcho

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