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Being in charge

executive

adjective

having the power to make important decisions in an organization or government

supervisory

adjective

in charge of people or activities

executive

adjective

used about the power that executives have

responsible

adjective

someone who is responsible for someone or something is in charge of them and must make sure that what they do or what happens to them is right or satisfactory

in charge (of)

if you are in charge, you have control over someone or something and are responsible for them

in control

someone who is in control has the power to make decisions and decide what should happen

on top

in a situation where you are in control or winning

on top of

in control of what is happening

what someone says goes

used for emphasizing that a particular person has the power to decide what happens in a situation

at the helm

in charge or in the position of a leader

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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clapped-out

old and in bad condition, or no longer effective

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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