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n. pl. su·pre·mos Chiefly British
One who is highest in authority or command, as of an organization.
[Spanish and Italian, supreme, supremo, from Latin suprēmus; see supreme.]
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n, pl -mos
informal Brit a person in overall authority
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su•pre•mo(səˈpri moʊ, sʊ-)
n., pl. -mos. Chiefly Brit. Informal.
a person of supreme or complete power, authority, ability, etc.
[1935–40; < Sp or Italian supremo, both < Latin suprēmus supreme]
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Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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noun (Brit. informal) head, leader, boss (informal), director, master, governor, commander, principal, ruler, baas (S. African) an economics supremo
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supremo[sʊˈpriːməʊ] N → jefe m
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n (Brit inf) → Oberboss m (inf)
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