Prestige

Definition of Prestige

Pres´tige
n.1.Delusion; illusion; trick.
The sophisms of infidelity, and the prestiges of imposture.
- Bp. Warburton.
2.Weight or influence derived from past success; expectation of future achievements founded on those already accomplished; force or charm derived from acknowledged character or reputation.

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