look up any word, like sex:
 
1.
Plural Noun

Military Slang

Used by common soldiers as an unspecific collective term for people of much higher rank. (the ones making the decisions)

Can also be applied to a police force.
To me, this whole operation seems useless, but if it's what the brass says, we have to do it.
by TheFreakinGrimReaper March 20, 2013