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 шишка n | phrases
gener. bump (в френологии); lump; cone; knot; knob; sabre; excrescence; knar; knur; knurl; nub; swell (come the heavy swell over somebody - важничать перёд кем-либо); clour (на голове); goose-egg (от удара); knop; nubbin; snag (на дереве); high-ranker; worthy; magnate; high brass (Yeldar Azanbayev); goose egg; high muck a muck; higher up; boyar (Putin's problem is not staying in power. It is leaving it - without all hell breaking lose between rival boyars, and with his personal fortune intact. TG Alexander Demidov); founding mould core
ad. big fish (о человеке)
agric. bulge
amer., colloq. biggie; highhat
amer., jarg. big enchilada
amer.engl. major player (Maggie); top dog, top or fat cat, big fish, big cheese, hotshot, bigwig, head honcho, big or top gun, high man on the totem-pole, heavy-hitter, big man on campus, key player, big kahuna. (See also "важная птица" или "большой человек" Maggie)
biol. strobila (у хвойных); strobilus (у хвойных)
botan. strobile (хвойных); strobilus (хвойных)
colloq. nob; tycoon; wig; big boy; boss; high-muck-a-muck; mugwump; buzzwig; big bug; big pot; hot-shot; great gun; big cheese; big gun; high hat; a big noise; big deal; big noise; big shot; high-up; heavy hitter (prominent Andrey Truhachev); major (большая шишка в офисе Parasite); big man (Andrey Truhachev)
construct. pommel
eng. slub (дефект пряжи)
forestr. conelet (хвойных пород); strobilus (хвойных пород)
invect. big-ass; bigass
ironic. bashaw; panjandrum
jarg. bigwig; nibs; scoutmaster (особ. рекламного агентства, радиостанции); V.I.P.; vip; Visiting important person; nabs; Top banana (highbery); big wig (SAKHstasia)
jarg., Makarov. bee's knees (о человеке); the bee's knees (о человеке)
Makarov. slug
Makarov., jarg. the bee’s knees (о человеке)
math. cone (хвойных деревьев)
med. bulla; bosselation; bunion
obs. chief barge hauler
railw. core (формовочная)
 шишка prepos.
amer., colloq. highhat
 'шишка' n
gener. a big gun; a great gun; big card; great card; something; cock of the walk (Anglophile); high ranker; the cock of the walk; bigwig
colloq. higher-up (Taras)
hebr. macher (Aly19)
ironic. nibs; his nibs; somebody
jarg. hot-shot Charlie; real cheese; biggie; buzz-wig; cheese; don; gun big; high muck-a-muck; high muckety-musk; high pillow; high shot; high-monkey monk; hot shot; hot-shot; hotshot; king; knock; knocker; pow-wow; pumpkin; punkin; shot; skin; squeegie; squegee; hot short; prong (Andrey Truhachev)
sl. mogul (Supernova)
sports. pot
 "шишка" n
idiom. person in charge (jouris-t); Mr Big (Баян)
 шишки n
law. adminisphere (upper levels of management that are known for making stupid or impractical suggestions. LE2 Alexander Demidov)
textile. nibs
 (большая) "шишка" n
amer., ironic. mugwump
 / шишка = Grand Poobah n
colloq. Poobah (AndyMuscovite)
 Шишка n Siska
  шишка: 208 phrases in 28 subjects
Agriculture5 Current usage2 Geology3 Makarov33 Scottish language1
American2 Engineering1 Graphic expression1 Mathematics1 Set phrase7
Biology2 Entomology4 Ichthyology5 Medical6 Slang2
Botanical term4 Food industry4 Idiomatic expression1 Metallurgy1 Textile45
Colloquial15 Forestry3 Ironical4 Polymers1
Computers1 General subject45 Jargon7 Programming2