Big Enchilada


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Big Enchilada

A slang term for a boss, a CEO, or some other executive in an organization.
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So the big enchilada question has been, "How do you identify, recruit and groom the next generation of leaders to continue the legacy of the disability rights movement, now that the 'Formica and chrome kitchen table has been relegated to the shabby chic outlets?
The NFC championship game is good, but this is the creme de la creme, this is the big enchilada and this is the reason we play this game.
Veteran Michael Gambon plays a mean gangster Eddie Temple, the big enchilada, whose missing daughter becomes one of Craig's many problems.