English version

the king of something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthe king of somethingthe king of somethingsomeone or something that people think is the most important or best of a particular type of person or thing the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll the king of Swiss cheeses The lion is the king of the jungle. king
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the king of the jungleHave you seen how the king of the jungle behaves when the missus brings back a nice bit of venison?
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