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VIP

noun [C]     /ˌviː.aɪˈpiː/
a very important person; a person who is treated better than ordinary people because they are famous or influential (= they have a lot of influence) in some way: They were in the VIP lounge at the airport. We were given the full VIP treatment.Important people and describing important peopleFamous peopleWealthy peopleFamous peopleImportant people and describing important people
(Definition of VIP noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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