Definition of VIP
: a person of great influence or prestige; especially : a high official with special privileges
Examples of vip in a sentence
I was treated like a VIP at the reception.
<the VIPs insisted on being seated in the restaurant's private dining room>
Origin and Etymology of vip
very important person
First Known Use: 1933
VIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of VIP for English Language Learners
: a person who is very important or famous
Medical Definition of VIP
vasoactive intestinal peptide; vasoactive intestinal polypeptide <Although hypokalemia and acidosis are classically associated with secretion of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) by a neuroendocrine tumor, electrolyte abnormalities occur in other forms of chronic diarrhea.—Roger Kapoor et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 5 Feb. 2009>
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