high-pro|file

1. an attitude or position that is direct, open, and emphatic; a conspicuously clear-cut stance.
2. a person who attracts attention or notoriety: »

Such high profiles as Mariel Hemingway…and Sigourney Weaver were flashed by paparazzi (Vanity Fair).

high-pro|file «HY PROH fyl», adjective.
attracting much notice; conspicuous: »

Progress on nuclear-arms reduction…could yield a high-profile political victory (Atlantic).


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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