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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A seal on a letter; A warrant formerly issued by a French king who could warrant imprisonment or death in a signed letter under his seal; An indication of approved or superior status.

Usage examples (34)
  • Social Media makes sense for wine marketing because the cachet is in the smallness.
  • Is it the Frank Miller / Jim Lee combined name cachet?
  • The cachet is the mural, the door to the alley that used to lead to Yaring's,
  • Instinctively, Sonia perhaps realizes that her cachet is her intrinsic worthlessness. for more
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  • She took a huge amount of "cash" (money) from the "cache" (hiding place) and used it to convey a certain "cachet" (status or stature).
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