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Heavy hitter 大人物
    2019-06-18  08:53    Shenzhen Daily

A: Who spoke at your school’s commencement this year?

B: Yo-Yo Ma, a real heavy hitter in the world of classical music.

Note: This term refers to “an extremely successful, important, or influential person or organization.” This expression originated in sports such as boxing, where it literally meant “hitting hard,” and was transferred to other enterprises in the mid-1900s. Today, it’s still used to refer to a high-scoring athlete, especially a baseball player. For example: This publishing house is one of the heavy hitters in the textbook industry.

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