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eminence

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Synonyms and Antonyms of eminence

  1. 1 the fact or state of being above others in rank or importance the eminence of the Nobel Prize in the field of awards and prizes Synonyms of eminence distinction, dominance, noteworthiness, paramountcy, preeminence, preponderance, preponderancy, prepotency, prestigiousness, primacy, superiority, supremacy, transcendence Words Related to eminence celebrity, fame, famousness, glory, honor, kudos, renown, reputation, repute; megastardom, stardom, superstardom; greatness, illustriousness, nobleness, notableness; ascendance (also ascendence), ascendancy (also ascendency), authority, domination, dominion; influence, power, prestige, weight; infamy, notoriety Near Antonyms of eminence insignificance; inferiority, mediocrity; obscureness, obscurity

  2. 2 an area of high ground the old citadel sits on an eminence with a commanding view of the city Synonyms of eminence altitude(s), elevation, height, highland, hill, hump, mound, prominence, rise, uplandWords Related to eminence alp, mount, mountain, peak; butte, mesa, plateau, table, tableland; bluff, cliff, crag, precipice, steep, tor; ridge, sierra; dome, sugarloaf; foothill, hillock, hummock, knob, knoll; downsNear Antonyms of eminence dale, dell, depression, dingle, glen, hollow, vale, valley; basin, bottom, bottomland, fen, flat, floodplain, plain, tidewaterAntonyms of eminence lowland


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