Origin of high profile
Related formshigh-pro·file, adjective
Examples from the Web for high profile
You get these high-profile people that go into prison, and the staff abuse their authority.How a ‘Real Housewife’ Survives Prison: ‘I Don’t See [Teresa Giudice] Having a Cakewalk Here’|Michael Howard|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The FBI and the President may claim that the Hermit Kingdom is to blame for the most high-profile network breach in forever.
All that changed after two high-profile co-signs in late 2011.Future Makes Us Rethink Everything We Thought We Knew About Rap Artists|Luke Hopping|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the most high-profile examples of detention during the conflict was that of Irina Dovgan.
The details differ but the intent is the same as in a high-profile case of police brutality.‘Rectal Feeding’ Has Nothing to Do with Nutrition, Everything to Do with Torture|Russell Saunders|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for high profile
- a position or approach characterized by a deliberate seeking of prominence or publicity
- (as modifier)a high-profile campaign Compare low profile