Definition of prestige:
face, noteworthy, enviable, knowledge, heroic, dignity, commendable, status, distinction, eminency, repute, luster, respect, prominency, standing, good name, awesome, awe-inspiring, praiseworthy, illustriousness, important, respected, eminence, prominence, good report, renown, Mark, notability, note, fame, honor, preeminence, glory, reputation, admirable, distinguished, study at influence, prestigiousness.
authority (part of speech: noun)
- reputation (part of speech: noun)
- "A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)", Leopold von Ranke.
They became possible if not inevitable when the presidential chair was taken, in a time of crisis, by a man of combative temper, without prestige in the North, and devoid of tact although of good intentions and undoubted patriotism.- "The Life of Lyman Trumbull", Horace White.
- "With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia", John Ward.