cachet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “cachet” in the English Dictionary

"cachet" in British English

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cachetnoun [S or U]

uk   /ˈkæʃ.eɪ/  us   /kæʃˈeɪ/ formal
a ​quality that ​marks someone or something as ​special and ​worthrespect and ​admiration: This ​type of ​jacket used to have a ​certain cachet.
(Definition of cachet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cachetnoun [U]

 us   /kæˈʃeɪ/
a ​quality of someone or something that makes it ​especiallyattractive or ​admirable: the cachet of the ​IvyLeagueschools
(Definition of cachet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cachet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 声望,声誉, 威信…
in Turkish saygınlık, hayranlık…
in Russian престиж, признание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲望,聲譽, 威信…
in Polish prestiż…
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