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1) Boss. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...a master, is the Dutch baas, head of the household. Hence the great man, chief, a masher, a swell. 1 "Mr. Stead calls Mr. O Connor the 'Boss of the House.'"...

2) baa. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: baaed, baaˇing, baas To make a bleating sound, as a sheep or goat. The bleat of a sheep or goat. Imitative....

3) 745. Master. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...sheik; head, senior, governor, ruler, dictator; leader (director) [See Director]; boss, baas [Dutch]; cockarouse [obs.], sachem, sagamore, werowance. lord of the...

4) boss 1. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...To be or act as a supervisor or controlling element. Slang First-rate; topnotch. Dutch baas, master....

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