Definition of "baas" [baas]

  • (noun) An employer, a boss. Frequently as a form of address.
  • (noun) Plural form of baa.
  • (verb) Third-person singular simple present indicative form of baa.
  • (noun) a South African word for a boss: often used by Black or Coloured people addressing a White manager or overseer

Use "baas" in a sentence

  • "The word boss comes from the Dutch word baas which literally means master."
  • "The word "boss" is derived from the Dutch baas, meaning"
  • "The pamphlet said "the baboon is in office" and the "baas" (former provincial commissioner Chris Serfontein) had left."

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