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someone who is important in some way
a successful and important person with a lot of power in a particular industry
very important person: used for referring to someone who receives special treatment because they are powerful or famous
someone who has a major influence on the starting or development of something
a very important or respected person in a group, organization, or area of activity
used for referring to powerful people in a particular profession or section of society
someone who is or seems strong and powerful
someone who is powerful or who has a lot of influence
a person, business etc, especially an opponent, whose influence or ability deserves to be respected
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a large silver cup or similar object given as a prize to the winner of a competition, especially...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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