Synonyms of eminence in English:

eminence


See definition of eminence

noun

1‘his eminence as a scientist is well known’

SYNONYMS

illustriousness, distinction, renown, pre-eminence, notability, greatness, calibre, prestige, importance, reputation, repute, note

fame, celebrity, prominence

stature, standing, rank, station

2‘her first-class mind made her an eminence in the British establishment’

SYNONYMS

important person, influential person, distinguished person, dignitary, luminary, worthy, grandee, notable, notability, personage, leading light, VIP

informal somebody, someone, bigwig, big shot, big noise, big gun, big cheese, nob, lady muck, heavyweight

North American informal big wheel, big kahuna, top banana, big enchilada

3‘the hotel dominated Scarborough from its eminence above the sea’

SYNONYMS

elevation, rise, raised ground, rising ground, height, hill, bank, mound