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pooh-bah

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpooh-bahpooh-bah /ˈpuː bɑː/ noun [countable] informal  someone who is important or powerful – used to show that you do not respect them very much the pooh-bahs of the technology industry
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pooh-bahthe pooh-bahs down at city hall
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