eminence Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “eminence” in the English Dictionary

"eminence" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈem.ɪ.nəns/

eminence noun (FAME)

[U] the ​state of being ​famous, ​respected, or ​important: his eminence as a ​moviedirector

eminence noun (BODY PART)

[C] specialized medical part of an ​organ in the ​body, ​especially a ​bone, that ​sticks out: the thenar eminence in the ​hand

Eminencenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈem.ɪ.nəns/
the ​title of a cardinal (= ​priest of very high ​rank in the ​RomanCatholic Church)
(Definition of eminence from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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eminencenoun [U]

 us   /ˈem·ə·nəns/
the ​state of being ​famous and ​important: his eminence as a ​lawyer
(Definition of eminence from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eminence”
in Chinese (Simplified) 显赫, 卓越, 著名…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顯赫, 卓越, 著名…
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