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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.

Examples

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  1. l had clients . hollywood real-estate honchos
  2. michael : you mean we are getting a new head-honcho
  3. in fact, the head honcho of holiday humbug
  4. beckham will play in next game promises galaxy head honchos ! !!
  5. it's probably not a good idea to let your manager hear you calling them the head-honcho

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