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English definition of “high-powered”

high-powered

adjective (IMPORTANT) /ˈhɑɪˈpɑʊ·ərd/
having the skill, experience, knowledge, or authority needed to get important things done: He’s one of the most high-powered men in the capital.
(Definition of high-powered adjective (IMPORTANT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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