Student Thesaurus

One entry found for preeminent.
Entry Word: preeminent
Function: adjective
Text: 1 coming before all others in importance <the preeminent reason for the booming economy> -- see FOREMOST 1
2 highest in rank or authority <the preeminent golfer of his generation> -- see HEAD
3 standing above others in rank, importance, or achievement <a meeting of preeminent scientists from around the world> -- see EMINENT