very important person


very important person
A person who is accorded special privileges due to his or her status or importance. Examples include celebrities, heads of state, high rollers, politicians, high-level corporate officers, wealthy individuals, or any other person who receives special treatment for some reason. In some cases, such as tickets to events, VIP may be used in a similar way to premium, and can be purchased by anyone.

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  • Very Important Person — Le «Hall VIP» (anciennement, la famille royale Hall) à la gare principale de Nijni Novgorod Un VIP (sigle pour l anglais « Very Important Person, littéralement « personne très importante ») est une personne à qui on accorde des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Very Important Person — A Very Important Person, or VIP is a person who is accorded special privileges due to his or her status or importance. Examples include celebrities, heads of state, major employers, high rollers, politicians, high level corporate officers,… …   Wikipedia

  • very important person — noun an important or influential (and often overbearing) person • Syn: ↑VIP, ↑high up, ↑dignitary, ↑panjandrum, ↑high muckamuck • Hypernyms: ↑important person, ↑influential person, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Very Important Person — Der Ausdruck Prominenz (v. lat.: prominentia = das Hervorragende; aus pro minere[1]) wird im Alltag meist zur Bezeichnung der Gesamtheit der prominenten Persönlichkeiten verwendet, kann aber auch neutral das wie immer erworbene Ausmaß der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • very important person — extremely important individual …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Very Important Person —    Voir V.I.P …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • Very Important Person (film) — Infobox Film name = Very Important Person director = Ken Annakin writer = Jack Davies Henry Blyth John Foley (novel) starring = James Robertson Justice Stanley Baxter Leslie Phillips producer = Leslie Parkyn Julian Wintle distributor = Rank… …   Wikipedia

  • important person — noun a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events • Syn: ↑influential person, ↑personage • Hypernyms: ↑adult, ↑grownup • Hyponyms: ↑big shot, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • important person — Synonyms and related words: Establishment, VIP, baron, big gun, big man, big name, bigwig, brass, brass hat, celebrity, chief, constellation, cynosure, dean, dignitary, dignity, doyen, doyenne, elder, father, figure, folk hero, galaxy, great man …   Moby Thesaurus

  • very — ve|ry1 W1S1 [ˈveri] adv 1.) [+ adjective/adverb] used to emphasize an adjective, adverb, or phrase ▪ It feels very cold today. ▪ The fishing industry is very important to the area. ▪ The traffic s moving very slowly this morning. ▪ problems that… …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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