dignitary Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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dignitarynoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɪɡ.nɪ.tər.i/  us   /-nə.ter-/
a ​person who has an ​importantposition in a ​society: Several ​foreign dignitaries ​attended the ​ceremony.
(Definition of dignitary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dignitarynoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɪɡ·nɪˌter·i/
a ​person who has an ​importantposition in a ​society: His ​responsibilitiesincludedwelcomingvisiting dignitaries from ​foreigncountries.
(Definition of dignitary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dignitary”
in Spanish dignatario…
in Vietnamese người có quyền cao chức trọng…
in Malaysian pembesar…
in Thai บุคคลที่มีตำแหน่งสูง…
in French dignitaire…
in German der Würdenträger…
in Chinese (Simplified) 要人,显要人物,要员…
in Turkish ileri gelen/makam sahibi kimse…
in Russian сановник…
in Indonesian pembesar…
in Chinese (Traditional) 要人,顯要人物,要員…
in Polish dygnitarz…
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