Translation of eminent in Spanish:

eminent

eminente, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈɛmənənt//ˈɛmɪnənt/

adjective

  • 1

    (famous, respected)
    (doctor/writer) eminente
    (doctor/writer) ilustre
    our eminent guest nuestro ilustre invitado
    • she is eminent in the field of molecular biology es una eminencia / se destaca en el campo de la biología molecular
    • The award is conferred annually on eminent citizens of this textile city.
    • It was a grand dinner attended by hundreds of Scotland's most eminent legal figures.
    • Moreover, many eminent scientists do not believe this context to be important.
    • An eminent futurologist predicted many years ago that humans would eventually evolve without legs as we would have no use for them.
    • The acclaimed filmmaker has adapted several works of eminent writers.
    • We do not accept or proclaim any view merely because it comes from an eminent personality.
    • According to King's publicist, four eminent doctors were consulted.
    • He sent them a work of philosophy which, in the eyes of some eminent judges, was perfectly sensible and worthy of publication.
    • A group of eminent scientists from around the world have voted Blade Runner the best science fiction movie of all time.
    • To find answers this programme gathered together a group of eminent people from a variety of backgrounds.
    • Is it also a rather shrewd and pertinent analysis by one of Britain's most eminent leaders?
    • And it has won praise from some of this country's most eminent musicians.
    • It was also patronised by eminent artists, musicians and intellectuals.
    • He visited all the Balkan countries, meeting with eminent public figures.
    • Nevertheless, it is very prestigious, and is often awarded to eminent people in the sciences and arts.
    • However eminent a Prime Minister may become, he is always subject to a higher personal authority.
    • Perhaps they keep quite quiet about the fact they advise me on a regular basis, but a lot of them are very eminent people in their own areas.
    • The chance to travel through time is something that has occupied the minds of many eminent people for generations.
    • These four participants will then be sent to Mumbai for training and will be groomed by eminent people in the film industry.
    • Here are some excerpts from the opinions expressed by some eminent personalities.
    • I should like to thank this eminent scholar and friend for his valuable contribution to the debate on this issue.
  • 2

    (indisputable)
    (goodness/suitability) innegable
    • The quality is eminent, but the case does have a fundamental flaw - the lack of cooling.
    • It does seem an eminent candidate for discreet burial, doesn't it?