Definition of high profile in English:

high profile

Syllabification: high pro·file

noun

[in singular]
  • A position of attracting much attention or publicity: people who have a high profile in the community
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    • The Gurkhas have a high profile in Britain and a strong measure of public support for their cause.
    • Ministers are mindful of the high profile of the cocaine issue at this time.
    • In such a tiny parliamentary group and with such a high profile, it was the demands of the job which got to him after a decade at the top.

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