- The definition of high profile is someone or something that is well known by most and that garners a lot of attention.
- An example of high profile is the OJ Simpson murder case.
- An example of high profile is Brad Pitt.
high-profile definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
having a high profile; well-known, highly publicized, etc.
high-profile definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An intentionally conspicuous, well-publicized presence or stance: “needs to maintain a high profile in his profession” (Tracy Keenan Wynn).
- highˈ-proˈfile adjective