English to Afrikaans Meaning :: dignitary

Dignitary :
hooggeplaaste
- hooggeplaastehoogwaardigheidsbekleërs
 

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Noun(1) an important or influential (and often overbearing

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(1) One of our guys rolled his oversize truck on a residential street in front of a visiting dignitary .(2) Helen looks slightly concerned and is relieved when a local dignitary merely congratulates her on her name day without a hint of expectation.(3) A local dignitary ushered off the last musical act and wished us a safe journey home.(4) People are still held accountable for their actions, be it the simple breaking of a window, or the murder of a foreign dignitary , people cannot argue fate made them do it.(5) Tanks from the Irish Army along with approximately 6,000 Irish troops in one of the biggest security operations ever mounted for a visiting dignitary .(6) As with Tours in the past, it is hoped to have a number of local dignitaries present to start off this year's event.(7) It will require the tightest of security, including armed police guards to protect the visiting dignitaries .(8) He has stood by her when she met political leaders and foreign dignitaries .(9) They banned the public from attending the funeral, which was restricted to local and visiting dignitaries and family.(10) Intelligence experts have also observed the construction of a grandstand for dignitaries invited to watch such a test.(11) Councillors and local dignitaries invited to the opening were equally enthused by the new centre.(12) After it was bought by the council, Glasgow dignitaries held parties in the castle while the crowds packed into the tearoom.(13) Among them were business leaders and civic dignitaries who helped raise Ôö¼├║20,000.(14) More than 50 of the district's leading business people and dignitaries are on the guest list.(15) The association asked local dignitaries to discover what life was like for a blind person by spending some time blindfolded.(16) Locals and dignitaries mixed during a night of great music, free drink and an amazing atmosphere.
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(1) dignitary ::
hooggeplaaste
Synonyms
Noun
1. worthy ::
waardig
2. personage ::
persoonlikheid
3. VIP ::
VIP
4. grandee ::
grandee
5. notable ::
noemenswaardige
6. pillar of society ::
pilaar van die samelewing
7. luminary ::
uitblinker
8. leading light ::
leidende lig
9. big name ::
groot naam
10. heavyweight ::
swaargewig
11. bigwig ::
hoë ome
12. top brass ::
top koper
13. top dog ::
top hond
14. big gun ::
groot geweer
15. big shot ::
groot skoot
16. big cheese ::
groot kaas
17. big chief ::
Big Chief
18. supremo ::
grootbaas
19. big wheel ::
groot wiel
20. big kahuna ::
Big Kahuna
21. big enchilada ::
groot self maak
22. top banana ::
top piesang
Different Forms
dignitaries, dignitary
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