Definition of “big name” - English Dictionary

(Definition of “big name” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“big name” in American English

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big namenoun [ C ]

/ˈbɪɡ ˈneɪm/

infml a famous or important person:

She’s a big name in local politics.

(Definition of “big name” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“big name” in Business English

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big namenoun [ C ]

uk us

a well-known and successful company, person, or product:

He works for one of the big names in medical services.
big-name
adjective

They won the support of big-name investors.

(Definition of “big name” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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