dated Having importance or distinction: he had been a man of mark
More example sentences
- In 1607 he was apprenticed to his uncle Sir William Herrick, goldsmith, a man of mark who was MP for Leicester, owned land in 13 counties, and had been knighted in 1605.
- There was also the prospect of becoming a man of mark back home when the volunteer's term was up.
Definition of of mark in:
- The US English dictionary