main man


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main man

Informal
n.
1.
a. A man who is important or influential, especially as a member of a team or organization: the baseball team's main man.
b. One's best male friend.
2. One's primary male lover.

main man

n
1. one's best friend
2. a boss or leader
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If Levein and Cathro convince him he's the main man then he could run riot.
Regardless of whatever the situation is, whatever game, whether he is on the bench or playing or whatever, he is always that same type of character and that's why he is England's main man and our main man.
Most of all, at the back Ayala has been the lynchpin, he's been the main man in defence, he's been orchestrating things there and he is the main man tomorrow.
Main man Harry Kane's form has mirrored that of his side, with the goals finally making a return of late, including four in his last two outings.
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