Definition of bossy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbɒsi//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɔːsi//
, NAmE//ˈbɑːsi//
(disapproving) (bossier, bossiest)
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always telling people what to doExtra examples Do you treat all your guests in this bossy manner? I found her to be rather bossy and patronizing. We were told to move by a bossy woman in a green uniform.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bossy