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English definition of “prestige”

prestige

noun [U]
 
 
/presˈtiːʒ/
If someone or something has prestige, people feel respect and admiration for them, often because they are successful: His company has gained international prestige.Quality and standard
prestigious
 
 
/presˈtɪdʒəs/ adjective
respected and admired, usually because of being important: a prestigious award a prestigious universityImportanceUseful or advantageous
(Definition of prestige from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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