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Entry Word: head
Function: adjective
Text: highest in rank or authority <Mr. Pendergast, head editor at the TV station for 17 years, has hired and fired innumerable staff members>
Synonyms chief, commanding, first, foremost, high, lead, leading, managing, preeminent, premier, presiding, primary, prime, principal, supreme
Related Words high-level, senior; controlling, directing, officiating, overseeing, reigning, ruling, supervisory; main, major, paramount, predominant; dominant, grand, superior, topmost, upmost, upper, uppermost
Phrases in charge
Near Antonyms inferior, last, lesser, lower, lowly, second, secondary, subordinate; assistant, assisting, coadjutor, deputy, junior, under