A position of exalted widely recognized importance
A natural land elevation
An important, influential person
People with eminence are highly regarded in their respective fields.
On an eminence stands the ancient castle, entered by a gateway of the 13th century.
Here he rose rapidly to eminence both at the bar and in politics.
He got rid of all whom he disliked on the charge of having taken part in the conspiracy, and no man of eminence was safe against him.
Avlona occupies an eminence near the Gulf of Avlona, an inlet of the Adriatic, almost surrounded by mountains.