Eminent signifies high positions in status or reputation.
Eminent is an adjective which comes from eminence.
Synonyms: esteemed, high ranking, illustrious, utmost, preeminent, extraordinary.
Antonyms: lowly, unimportant, ordinary.
1. The eminent weather reporter was able to forecast that a major storm was imminent.
2. My sister has read the life story of every eminent leader of the eleventh century.
3. We are honoured to have the eminent person in our audience today.