eminent
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈɛmɪnənt/
Adjective

eminent

  1. (archaic) high, lofty.
    Synonyms: towering, prominent, Thesaurus:tall
  2. noteworthy, remarkable, great.
    Synonyms: remarkable, outstanding, Thesaurus:notable
    His eminent good sense has been a godsend to this project.
  3. (of a person) distinguished, important, noteworthy.
    Synonyms: distinguished, noteworthy, Thesaurus:notable
    In later years, the professor became known as an eminent historian.
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