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top brass

noun, Informal.
brass (def 5).
Origin of top brass
1935-40, Americanism Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for top-brass

top brass

(functioning as pl) (informal) the most important or high-ranking officials or leaders, as in politics, industry, etc See also brass (sense 5)
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Idioms and Phrases with top-brass

top brass

see under brass hat
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