high-profile


high-profile
high-profile [hī′prō′fīl΄]
adj.
having a high profile; well-known, highly publicized, etc.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • high-profile — UK US /ˌhaɪˈprəʊfaɪl/ adjective ► attracting a lot of attention and interest from the public and newpapers, television, etc.: »a high profile case/trial a high profile figure/client/company »His high profile clients include several supermodels. → …   Financial and business terms

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  • high-profile — [hī′prō′fīl΄] adj. having a high profile; well known, highly publicized, etc …   English World dictionary

  • high profile — high′ pro′file n. cvb a deliberately conspicuous manner of conducting oneself or one s affairs: to maintain a high profile in political life[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • high profile — high profile, adj. a deliberately conspicuous manner of living or operating. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • high-profile — ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A high profile person or a high profile event attracts a lot of attention or publicity. ...one of football s high profile chairmen. ...the high profile reception being given to Mr Arafat …   English dictionary

  • high-profile — adjective (only before noun) attracting a lot of public attention, usually deliberately: a high profile public figure high profile noun (singular) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • high profile — /haɪ ˈproʊfaɪl/ (say huy prohfuyl) noun the conspicuousness which is gained by a public figure: *The players have a high profile and they have to behave accordingly. –sun, 1988. –high profile, adjective …   Australian English dictionary


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