Found 4 items, similar to boss.
English → Indonesian
atasan, babe, boss, cukong, kepala, majikan, memerintah
Indonesian → English
English → English
n 1: a person who exercises control over workers; “if you want to
leave early you have to ask the foreman”
2: a person responsible for hiring workers; “the boss hired
three more men for the new job”
3: a person who exercises control and makes decisions; “he is
his own boss now”
4: a leader in a political party who controls votes and
dictates appointments; “party bosses have a reputation for
[syn: party boss
, political boss
5: a circular rounded projection or protuberance [syn: knob
v : raise in a relief; “embossed stationary”
adj : exceptionally good; “a boss hand at carpentry”
; “his brag
English → English
(b[o^]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bossed
pr. & vb. n. Bossing
.] [OE. bocen, fr. OF. bocier. See the
To ornament with bosses; to stud.
, n. [D. baas master.]
A master workman or superintendent; a director or manager; a
political dictator. [Slang, U. S.]
(b[o^]s; 115), n.; pl. Bosses
(-[e^]z). [OE. boce,
bose, boche, OF. boce, boche, bosse, F. bosse, of G. origin;
cf. OHG. b[=o]zo tuft, bunch, OHG. b[=o]zan, MHG. b[^o]zen,
to beat. See Beat
, and cf. Botch
1. Any protuberant part; a round, swelling part or body; a
knoblike process; as, a boss of wood.
2. A protuberant ornament on any work, either of different
material from that of the work or of the same, as upon a
buckler or bridle; a stud; a knob; the central projection
of a shield. See Umbilicus
3. (Arch.) A projecting ornament placed at the intersection
of the ribs of ceilings, whether vaulted or flat, and in
4. [Cf. D. bus box, Dan. b["o]sse.] A wooden vessel for the
mortar used in tiling or masonry, hung by a hook from the
laths, or from the rounds of a ladder. --Gwilt.
(a) The enlarged part of a shaft, on which a wheel is
keyed, or at the end, where it is coupled to another.
(b) A swage or die used for shaping metals.
6. A head or reservoir of water. [Obs.]