A pompous ostentatious official, especially one who, holding many offices, fulfills none of them.
(Initialism) Very important person.
The definition of a dignitary is a person with a high rank or who holds an important position.
Superiority in rank, position, character, achievement, etc.; greatness; celebrity
A prominent person who is in demand socially; celebrity
The quality of being notable
A person of distinction; famous or well-known person
A person of importance or distinction; notable
A major player in the field in question: someone who is in the big time
A person or animal weighing much more than average
A person of importance:
A partially specified but unnamed person.
(UK) Ferris wheel
A high muckamuck.
An important, influential person
(Informal) The main or essential person or thing
The main comic in a burlesque show.
Public estimation of someone; reputation:
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