bigwig NOUN informal an important person.

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  • Bigwig — Big wig , n. [Big,a.+ wig.] A person of consequence; as, the bigwigs of society. [Jocose] [1913 Webster] In our youth we have heard him spoken of by the bigwigs with extreme condescension. Dickens. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bigwig — 1731, from BIG (Cf. big) + WIG (Cf. wig), in reference to the imposing wigs formerly worn by men of rank or authority …   Etymology dictionary

  • bigwig — [big′wig΄] n. [from the large wigs once worn by judges and others of distinction] Informal an important, influential person …   English World dictionary

  • bigwig — UK [ˈbɪɡwɪɡ] / US [ˈbɪɡˌwɪɡ] noun [countable] Word forms bigwig : singular bigwig plural bigwigs informal an important and powerful person in an organization …   English dictionary

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