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prestigenoun [U]

 us   /presˈtiʒ, -ˈtidʒ/
respect and admiration given to someone or something, usually because of a reputation for high quality, success, or social influence: No one would go into this sort of work for the prestige.
prestigious
adjective  us   /presˈtɪdʒ·əs/
a prestigious school
(Definition of prestige from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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prestigenoun [U]

uk   /presˈtiːʒ/  us   /presˈtiːʒ/

prestigeadjective [before noun]

uk   /presˈtiːʒ/  us   /presˈtiːʒ/
causing admiration because of being connected with being rich or powerful: a prestige address/car/job/label
(Definition of prestige from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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prestigenoun [U]

uk   us   /presˈtiːʒ/
respect or admiration that is given to someone or something, usually because of the reputation that they have for high quality, success, or social influence: The company has gained international prestige in recent years. the prestige of working for a top Wall Street firmlow/high prestige a gold credit card with high prestigeenjoy/gain prestige Many of these companies enjoy prestige outside their own countries.have/lack prestige The brand lacked prestige and had poor name recognition.

prestigeadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /presˈtiːʒ/
used to describe something that causes people to feel respect or admiration, for example because it is of high quality or connected with social success: The company is a manufacturer of prestige products.
(Definition of prestige from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “prestige”
in Vietnamese uy tín…
in Spanish prestigio, prestigioso, de prestigio…
in Malaysian martabat…
in Thai ศักดิ์ศรี…
in French prestige…
in German das Prestige…
in Chinese (Traditional) 威信,聲望,威望…
in Russian престиж, признание…
in Turkish itibar, saygınlık, prestij…
in Chinese (Simplified) 威信,声望,威望…
in Indonesian gengsi…
in Polish prestiż…
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