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chief

see definition of chief
  • adjmost important, essential
  • nounperson in charge
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Synonyms for chief

adj most important, essential
  • leading
  • main
  • preeminent
  • prime
  • principal
  • arch
  • capital
  • cardinal
  • central
  • champion
  • first
  • grand
  • head
  • key
  • major
  • premier
  • primary
  • ruling
  • star
  • superior
  • telling
  • consequential
  • controlling
  • crucial
  • effective
  • especial
  • foremost
  • highest
  • momentous
  • number one
  • outstanding
  • paramount
  • potent
  • predominant
  • primal
  • significant
  • stellar
  • supreme
  • uppermost
  • vital
  • weighty

Antonyms for chief

  • auxiliary
  • extra
  • inferior
  • minor
  • secondary
  • subordinate
  • unimportant
  • bad
  • inessential
  • insignificant
  • lower
  • nonessential
  • poor
  • unnecessary
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administrator

noun. person who manages organization
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