great man

great man
Synonyms and related words:
Establishment, VIP, baron, big gun, big man, big name, bigwig, brass, brass hat, celebrity, constellation, cynosure, dignitary, dignity, elder, father, figure, folk hero, galaxy, hero, heroine, idol, immortal, important person, interests, lion, lords of creation, luminaries, luminary, magnate, man of mark, master spirit, mogul, nabob, name, notability, notable, panjandrum, person of note, person of renown, personage, personality, pillar of society, pleiad, pop hero, popular hero, popular idol, power, power elite, public figure, ruling circle, sachem, social lion, somebody, something, star, superstar, the great, the top, top brass, top people, tycoon, very important person, worthy

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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