HyperDic: straw_boss

English > 1 sense of the expression straw boss:
NOUNperson straw boss, assistant foremana member of a work gang who supervises the other workers
English > straw boss: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA member of a work gang who supervises the other workers.
Synonymassistant foreman
Broaderforeman, chief, gaffer, honcho, bossA person who exercises control over workers
Spanishencargado
Catalanencarregat

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