Meaning of “prestige” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /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.
prestigious uk us /presˈtɪdʒəs/ adjective

respected and admired, usually because of being important:

a prestigious award
a prestigious university

(Definition of “prestige” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)