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prestigenoun [U]

uk   us   /presˈtiːʒ/
C1 respect and admiration given to someone or something, usually because of a reputation for high quality, success, or social influence: The company has gained international prestige. Many people are attracted by the prestige of working for a top company.

prestigeadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /presˈtiːʒ/
causing admiration because of being connected with being rich or powerful: a prestige address/car/job/label
Translations of “prestige”
in Vietnamese uy tín…
in Spanish prestigio…
in Thai ศักดิ์ศรี…
in Malaysian martabat…
in French prestige…
in German das Prestige…
in Chinese (Traditional) 威信,聲望,威望…
in Indonesian gengsi…
in Russian престиж, признание…
in Turkish itibar, saygınlık, prestij…
in Chinese (Simplified) 威信,声望,威望…
in Polish prestiż…
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