VIP

or V.I.P.

[ vee-ahy-pee ]
/ ˈviˈaɪˈpi /

Informal.

very important person.

Origin of VIP

First recorded in 1940–45
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British Dictionary definitions for vip

VIP

abbreviation for

very important person
visually impaired person
vasoactive intestinal peptide: a polypeptide secreted by the small intestine during digestion and also found in the brain as a neurotransmitter: large amounts in the blood cause diarrhoea
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Medicine definitions for vip

VIP

abbr.

vasoactive intestinal polypeptide
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Culture definitions for vip

VIP
[ (vee-eye-pee) ]

An abbreviation for “Very Important Person”: “The luncheon will be exclusive, with VIPs only.”

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