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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Exerting influence by reason of high status; Having an illustrious reputation.

Usage examples (37)
  • A prestigious professor at a prestigious university
  • NICOLA Roberts, of Girls Aloud, redefines the term prestigious in the Daily Star.
  • I think the use of the word prestigious here is somewhat excessive.
  • (Genre writers seem rarely to have faculty positions in prestigious programs.) for more
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