Cheif or chief

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Chief

Noun

Definition:

A leader or ruler of a people or clan

Examples:

  1. The chief of the village
  2. Chief Banawi

Synonyms:

  • Leader
  • Chieftain
  • Head
  • Headman

Chief

Adjective

Definition:

Most important

Examples:

  1. The chief reason for the spending cuts
  2. Chief among her concerns is working alone at night

Synonyms:

  • Main
  • Principal
  • Most important
  • Uppermost

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