[em-uh-nuh n-see] /ˈɛm ə nən si/
noun, plural eminencies.
[em-uh-nuh nt] /ˈɛm ə nənt/ adjective 1. high in station, rank, or repute; prominent; distinguished: eminent statesmen. 2. conspicuous, signal, or noteworthy: eminent fairness. 3. lofty; high: eminent peaks. 4. prominent; projecting; protruding: an eminent nose. /ˈɛmɪnənt/ adjective 1. above others in rank, merit, or reputation; distinguished: an eminent scientist 2. (prenominal) noteworthy, conspicuous, or […]
noun, Law. 1. the power of the state to take private property for public use with payment of compensation to the owner. noun 1. (law) the right of a state to confiscate private property for public use, payment usually being made to the owners in compensation The right of a government to take private property […]
[em-uh-nuh nt-lee] /ˈem ə nənt li/ adverb 1. highly; very: He is eminently qualified. /ˈɛmɪnəntlɪ/ adverb 1. extremely: eminently sensible /ˈɛmɪnənt/ adjective 1. above others in rank, merit, or reputation; distinguished: an eminent scientist 2. (prenominal) noteworthy, conspicuous, or outstanding: eminent good sense 3. projecting or protruding; prominent adj. early 15c., from Middle French éminent […]
[ye-mee-ne-skoo] /ˌyɛ miˈnɛ skʊ/ noun 1. Mihail [mee-hah-eel] /ˌmi hɑˈil/ (Show IPA), (Mihail Iminovici) 1850–89, Romanian poet.