Definitions

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  • adj. respected, admired

Etymologies

prestige +‎ -ful (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In his once trendy 1956 work, "The Power Elite," C. Wright Mills wrote of "prestigeful men and women" who "displace the society lady and the man of pedigreed wealth."

    the cultural elite

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