Brass check

Brass check
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  • top brass — n. the highest leader(s); the boss(es). (Originally military.) □ The top brass turned thumbs down on the proposal. □ You’ll have to check it out with the top brass. She’ll be home around five …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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