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A guy in a suit

Posted by David FG on November 10, 2005

In Reply to: A guy in a suit posted by Chris Tse on November 10, 2005

: Does "a guy in a suit" mean "look impressive but lack real worth" or "make an empty show of strength"?

This could have other meanings, but I am most used to it meaning a vaguely shadowy figure who wields power/influence without accountability: one of the hidden figures that really run things.