an important or distinguished personMPs, film stars and other important personages
a radio and television personality
At the age of twelve, he was already a celebrity.
all the big names in rock and pop
He suddenly became a somebody.
The event brought together worthies from many fields.
The notables attending included five Senators, two Supreme Court judges and three State Governors.
He was a visiting dignitary of great importance.
luminary, , , , ,
the political opinions of such luminaries as Sartre and de Beauvoir
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in the sense of big name
a famous personall the big names in rock and pop
in the sense of celebrity
a famous personAt the age of twelve, he was already a celebrity.
in the sense of dignitary
a person of high official position or rankHe was a visiting dignitary of great importance.
personage 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
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