|English Dictionary: big-wig||by the DICT Development Group|
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|From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:|
Bigwig \Big"wig`\, n. [Big,a.+ wig.]|
A person of consequence; as, the bigwigs of society. [Jocose]
In our youth we have heard him spoken of by the bigwigs
with extreme condescension. --Dickens.