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synonyms for pre-eminence

  • acclaim
  • celebrity
  • distinction
  • eminence
  • glory
  • honor
  • illustriousness
  • kudos
  • luster
  • mark
  • note
  • notoriety
  • preeminence
  • prestige
  • prominence
  • rep
  • reputation
  • repute
  • stardom
  • prominency
  • éclat
  • applause
  • renown
  • esteem
  • plaudits
  • eminence
  • fame
  • flattery
  • preeminence
  • credit
  • repute
  • regard
  • distinction
  • prestige
  • notability
  • glory
  • plum
  • prominence
  • illustriousness
  • puff
  • honor
  • pat on the back
  • laudation
  • PR
  • strokes
  • pumping up
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antonyms for pre-eminence

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  • anonymity
  • obscurity
  • unimportance
  • criticism
  • blame
  • unimportance
  • lowliness
  • ill repute
  • disrespect
  • disregard
  • dishonor
  • denunciation
  • condemnation
            • subservience
            • impotence
            • triviality
            • unimportance
            • flat
            • lowliness
            • insignificance
            • ill repute
            • disrespect
            • dishonor
            • weakness
            • inferiority
            • incapacity
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            How to use pre-eminence in a sentence

            The Spaniards, indeed, feigned to regard them only as a remnant of the rebels who had joined the pre-existing brigand bands.
            THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
            All parties have borne testimony to the value of his services, and the eminence of his talents.
            THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
            Doubtless the commentator habit is fixed in the nature of man; but it was pre-eminently mediaeval.
            THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
            He who has attained it grows giddy, and the fiercest winds are summoned to blow him from his eminence.
            THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
            From pre-natal days I was destined for the railway service, as an oyster to its shell.
            FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
            Dr. Wilson says, in the statistical accounts of Scotland, many of which are suggestive of a pre-Raleigh period.
            TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
            He was the son of a miller, and raised himself to eminence by his great talent and genius as a painter.
            THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
            Offered to Him that liveth for ever and ever, it celebrates his eternal pre-existence and existence to eternal ages.
            THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
            There was another theory promulgated many years back by certain people of some degree of eminence in their own walk in life.
            ANTONIO STRADIVARIHORACE WILLIAM PETHERICK
            We did not perceive the little town until we had surmounted the last eminence and were in its immediate vicinity.
            A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
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