high profile


noun

a deliberately conspicuous manner of living or operating.

Nearby words

  1. high point,
  2. high polymer,
  3. high priest,
  4. high priestess,
  5. high priesthood,
  6. high relief,
  7. high renaissance,
  8. high road,
  9. high roller,
  10. high school

Origin of high profile

First recorded in 1965–70

Related formshigh-pro·file, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for high profile

high profile

noun

  1. a position or approach characterized by a deliberate seeking of prominence or publicity
  2. (as modifier)a high-profile campaign Compare low profile
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