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English definition of “high-powered”

high-powered

adjective (IMPORTANT JOB)    /ˌhaɪˈpaʊəd/ US  /-ˈpaʊɚd/
(of people) very successful or having a very important job: a high-powered attorneyImportant people and describing important peopleFamous peopleWealthy people
(Definition of high-powered adjective (IMPORTANT JOB) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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