poobah

[poo-bah]
noun
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He is the grand poobah of federalists, an alpha-dog federalist, a federalist other federalists dare not challenge.
Equates own opinions, typically presented in grand poobah pronouncement mode, with solid evidence.
Harold's position as the reigning grand high poobah for their suburban block is soon undermined by his neighbors' contempt.
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