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dignitary

Synonyms of dignitary in English:

noun

  • there are many foreign dignitaries attending today's ceremony
    grandee, important person, VIP, very important person, notable, notability, worthy, personage, luminary, public figure, pillar of society, leading light, leader, panjandrum;
    famous person, distinguished person, eminent person, eminence, celebrity, celebutante, personality, name, big name, household name, star, superstar
    British informal nob
    [Antonyms] nonentity
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