Boss

Boss

[baws, bos]
Boss may refer to:

Persons with the surname Boss

Things

Entertainment

Organizations

Roles

Slang

  • Boss, a Scouse expression meaning cool or great, as in "That film was boss"
  • Boss (video games), a particularly powerful enemy or opponent in a video game

People referred to as "The Boss"

Politicians

  • Joseph Stalin (1878–1953), former leader of the Soviet Union
  • Richard J. Daley (1902–1976), former mayor of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    • Boss, an unauthorized biography of Daley by newspaper columnist Mike Royko
  • Boss Tweed (William M. Tweed, 1823–1878), notoriously corrupt 19th-century politician in New York City
  • Boss Shepherd (Alexander Robey Shepherd, 1835–1902), 19th-century politician in Washington, D.C.
  • Rafael Trujillo ("El Jefe", 1891–1961), dictator of the Dominican Republic

Musicians

Other

Fictional characters

Other uses

See also

  • Gaffer (boss)

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