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big Chief

noun
1.
(informal) other terms for big White Chief
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  • Tell the big chief, he said in Shawnee, to be on guard to-morrow night.

  • You can't get up in the midst of dinner and give a war-cry to prove you're a big chief.

    The Prisoner Alice Brown
  • The Duke is the brain that plans, and the big chief is the hand that executes.

  • A "big chief" can eat a whole goose or turkey at one sitting.

    Three Years on the Plains Edmund B. Tuttle
  • During this speech a variety of expressions affected the countenance of big chief, but that of melancholy predominated.

    Jarwin and Cuffy R.M. Ballantyne
  • If that's so, I've got to get their big chief right at that time.

    The Heart of Unaga Ridgwell Cullum
  • When war was formally declared, the big chief told Jarwin to prepare himself for battle.

    Jarwin and Cuffy R.M. Ballantyne
  • The big chief of the pale-faces, who fears nothing, had forgiven him.

    The Big Otter R.M. Ballantyne
  • "Him big chief wake all up," she announced urgently, as she reached his side.

    The Heart of Unaga Ridgwell Cullum

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