leading light Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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leading lightnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌliː.dɪŋˈlaɪt/
an ​important and ​respectedperson in a ​group or ​organization: A ​leadinglight in/of the ​artworld, she was a ​closefriend of the ​director.
(Definition of leading light from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “leading light”
in Chinese (Simplified) 要员,重要人物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 要員,重要人物…
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