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1‘his work appeared in prestigious journals of physics’
reputable, distinguished, respected, esteemed, estimable, eminent, august, honoured, of high standing, of note, highly regarded, well thought of, acclaimed, authoritative, well known, in the public eye, celebrated, illustrious, leading, renowned, famed, famous
2‘a prestigious job’
impressive, conferring prestige, important, prominent, exalted, high-ranking, influential, imposing, powerful, glamorous
well paid, high-end, expensive
minor, humble, lowly
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