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VIP

 (vē′ī-pē′)
n. Informal
A person of great importance or influence, especially a dignitary who commands special treatment.

[v(ery) i(mportant) p(erson).]

VIP

abbreviation for
1. very important person
2. visually impaired person
3. (Biochemistry) 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

VIP

or V.I.P.

(ˈviˈaɪˈpi)
Informal.
very important person.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.VIP - an important or influential (and often overbearing) personVIP - an important or influential (and often overbearing) person
important person, influential person, personage - a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events

VIP

noun celebrity, big name, public figure, star, somebody, lion, notable, luminary, bigwig (informal), leading light (informal), big shot (informal), personage, big noise (informal), big hitter (informal), heavy hitter (informal), man or woman of the hour The event was attended by such VIPs as Prince Charles and President Clinton.

VIP

noun
Informal. An important, influential person:
Translations
شَخْص مُهِم جدا
VIP
VIP
fontos személyVIP
aukštas žmogus
loti svariga persona
zelo pomembna oseba
Çok Önemli Kişi

VIP

A. N ABBR =very important personVIP mf, persona f de categoría
B. CPD VIP lounge N (in airport) → sala f de VIPs
VIP treatment N to give sb the VIP treatmenttratar a algn como a un VIP
to get the VIP treatmentser tratado como un VIP

VIP

[ˌviːaɪˈpiː]
n (=very important person) → VIP mf
modif [treatment] → de VIP; [box, room, day] → des VIP; [ticket, guest] → VIP inv

VIP

nprominente Persönlichkeit, VIP m, → Promi m (hum inf); he got/we gave him VIP treatmenter wurde/wir haben ihn als Ehrengast behandelt; VIP loungeProminentensuite f, → VIP-Lounge f

VIP

[ˌviːaɪˈpiː] n abbr =very important personVip m/f inv

VIP

(ˌviː ai ˈpiː) abbreviation
very important person. the VIP lounge at the airport; A number of VIPs will attend the wedding.
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Until and unless the common man of this country would stand against his rights and resists status quo, nothing is going to happen to wipe out such artificially created VIP culture from our deeply status-oriented society.
The participating hotels in the scheme include the Royal Central Hotel The Palm, Canal Central Hotel Business Bay and First Central Hotel Suites, where guests can book directly on the Central Hotels website using promo code VIP to avail the new loyalty membership benefits.
slka drivers honking non-stop at Horton Place junction tired of waiting for VIP to pass.
On the other hand in other countries, the VIPs not only shake the officer's hand with a smile but have a word or two, thanking him for a comfortable flight and for being looked after during the flight.
WordPress.com VIP - Automattic's enterprise CMS offering with managed hosting, is expanding its presence in India with the hiring of Anand Natarajan as its sales director for the Asia Pacific and recently launched a data centre in Mumbai.
Anthem Group - the global group behind some of the world's premier lifestyle brands - introduces its newest Anthem VIP Card, which invites you into the premier lifestyle and ultimate shopping experience.
The Ooredoo VIP customer loyalty programme in Myanmar has announced the grand prize winner of a 61tical (1kg) gold bar.
The petitioner contended that the money paid by the taxpayers being spent on giving VIP protocol to the rulers, and that the money paid by the taxpayers is public property.
'There is no concept of the VIP protocol in the developed countries, ' the petition further said.
The PTI-led government had banned VIP protocol given by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to influential individuals at airports.
'Whether there is any VIP or common people on the road, everyone is equal to us and it is our responsibility to save his life through ensuring implementation on traffic rules,' the SSP (Traffic) maintained.
He said x-ray scanning machines would also be placed at VIP lanes at KLIA dan KLia2 to prevent smuggling activities, especially of money into the country.