Cachet - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |kæˈʃeɪ|  American pronunciation of the word cachet
Brit.  |ˈkaʃeɪ|  British pronunciation of the word cachet

noun

- an indication of approved or superior status (syn: seal)
- a warrant formerly issued by a French king who could warrant imprisonment or death in a signed letter under his seal
- a seal on a letter

Examples

a movie director with great artistic cachet

His research in Antarctica gave him a certain cachet among other scientists.

Courtesy is the cachet of good breeding.

One cachet is to be taken with the midday meal and one in the evening.

It's a good college, but lacks the cachet of Harvard.

Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company

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