Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!




Definitions from WordNet

Noun panjandrum has 1 sense
  1. very important person, VIP, high-up, dignitary, panjandrum, high muckamuck - an important or influential (and often overbearing) person
    --1 is a kind of important person, influential person, personage

Definitions from the Web



1. (noun) A self-important or pretentious person of high position or authority.

"The CEO strutted around the office like a panjandrum, expecting everyone to cater to his every whim."

2. (noun) An elaborate or exaggerated ceremony or event.

"The wedding reception was a true panjandrum, complete with fireworks, live music, and a gourmet feast."

3. (noun) A powerful or influential person.

"The panjandrum of the fashion industry attended the VIP fashion show."

4. (noun) A fictitious character created by Samuel Foote.

"The panjandrum in Foote's play is known for his comedic antics and over-the-top personality."

Related Products on Amazon:

panicum virgatum panier panil panini panipat panis panisse panjabi panjandrum panjar panjwai pank pankaj panker panky panl panmixia

Sponsored (shop thru our affiliate link to help maintain this site):

Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus