What does prestigious mean?

Definitions for prestigious
prɛˈstɪdʒ əs, -ˈstɪdʒ i əs, -ˈsti dʒəs, -ˈsti dʒi əspres·ti·gious

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. esteemed, honored, prestigious(adj)

    having an illustrious reputation; respected

    "our esteemed leader"; "a prestigious author"

  2. prestigious(adj)

    exerting influence by reason of high status or prestige

    "a prestigious professor at a prestigious university"

Wiktionary

  1. prestigious(Adjective)

    Of high prestige.

    She has a prestigious job with an international organization.

  2. Origin: Attested since the 1540s; from praestigious, praestigiae, possibly an alteration of praestringere, from prae- with stringere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prestigious(adj)

    practicing tricks; juggling

  2. Origin: [L. praestigiosus.]

How to pronounce prestigious?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say prestigious in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prestigious in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prestigious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of prestigious in a Sentence

  1. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    Nothing beats the prestigious silence.

  2. Tabasco Governor Adan Augusto Lopez:

    He was a prestigious reporter ... a program with a long history in Zapata.

  3. Al Baker:

    China Southern Airlines is one of the most prestigious airlines in the Chinese domestic market and an important market player in the world.

  4. James Kenny:

    Due to the richness of the finds within the grave, we believe that the mystery warrior held one of the most prestigious roles in the country.

  5. Olivier Veran:

    We have had chief editors of prestigious magazines tell us that more and more often, they are obliged to use Photoshop, not to make the models look slimmer.

Images & Illustrations of prestigious

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