Translation of eminent in Spanish:

eminent

Pronunciation: /ˈemənənt; ˈemɪnənt/

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (famous, respected) [doctor/writer] eminente, ilustre our eminent guest nuestro ilustre invitado she is eminent in the field of molecular biology es una eminencia or se destaca en el campo de la biología molecular
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    • Nevertheless, it is very prestigious, and is often awarded to eminent people in the sciences and arts.
    • Here are some excerpts from the opinions expressed by some eminent personalities.
    • These four participants will then be sent to Mumbai for training and will be groomed by eminent people in the film industry.
    1.2 (indisputable) [goodness/suitability] innegable
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    • The quality is eminent, but the case does have a fundamental flaw - the lack of cooling.
    • It does seem an eminent candidate for discreet burial, doesn't it?

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