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chief

chief

 
pronunciation:
chif
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: the most powerful or important person in a group; leader.
The chief of police was in charge of the investigation.
synonyms:
head, leader
similar words:
boss, captain, dozen, master, principal, top
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: most important; main.
Potatoes are the chief crop of Idaho.
synonyms:
main, primary, principal
similar words:
first, key
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