noun, plural ca·chets [ka-sheyz, kash-eyz; French ka-she]. /kæˈʃeɪz, ˈkæʃ eɪz; French kaˈʃɛ/.
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Example sentences from the Web for cachet
The cultural value of declaring oneself a Peace Prize nominee, though, has proven irresistible, given the cachet still associated with the prize.
At first you wished you’d been assigned someone with a little more cachet.
At first glance, Shenandoah National Park doesn’t have the obvious cachet of some other units in the park system.The Ultimate Shenandoah National Park Travel Guide|Graham Averill|October 7, 2020|Outside Online
It’s hardly surprising that growth has gained cachet as the better place to be.The champ’s big comeback: Why beaten-down value stocks are poised to thrive|Shawn Tully|August 18, 2020|Fortune
“The [Rockefeller] name carries a certain cachet because of Standard Oil,” he said.
Time will tell whether the Upper East Side achieves lasting social cachet to go with the cash awash in the neighborhood.Why the Upper East Side Is Now Cooler Than Brooklyn|Tom Teodorczuk|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was no social cachet associated with jazz at that juncture in American history—if anything, the contrary.Jazz (The Music of Coffee and Donuts) Has Respect, But It Needs Love|Ted Gioia|June 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Being a fan of Liquid Sky carries the cachet of degenerate hipness to this day, 32 years after it was filmed.Punks, UFOs, and Heroin: How ‘Liquid Sky’ Became a Cult Movie|Daniel Genis|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I think there was a cachet about having an African-American president because of guilt,” she said.Sorry, Michele Bachmann. We Are Ready for a Female President. And It’s Partially Because of You.|Eleanor Clift|February 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Each cachet contained three decigrams of malourea, the insidious drug notorious under its trade name of Veronal.Dope|Sax Rohmer
A lettre de cachet was sent after him to Bordeaux; but he avoided it by crossing into Spain.
To think that any man of our free colony would use a lettre de cachet, and against a brother Canadian!The False Chevalier|William Douw Lighthall
He procured lettres de cachet from the King, and shut up his disobedient and debauched son in various state-prisons.Beacon Lights of History, Volume IX|John Lord
There was no difficulty in obtaining this lettre de cachet, and the poor wretch was arrested and taken to the Bastille.Queens of the French Stage|H. Noel Williams