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Negative ConnotationPlay
Bossy often has a negative feel, suggesting someone is being too controlling. SlideNobody likes team projects with her; she's too bossy.
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Personal RelationshipsPlay
Use 'bossy' to describe someone in a casual, informal context, typically interpersonal relationships. SlideMy sister can get bossy when we're choosing a movie to watch.