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bossyⓘMost examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
- is a bossy [supervisor, child, mother]
- is a bossy, meddling [supervisor]
- is bossy and [demanding, controlling]
- don't be so bossy!
- don't (you) get bossy with me!
- stop being bossy [to, with] him
- are being [too, so] bossy
- Why are you (always) so bossy?
- UK: is such a bossy boots!