What does VIP stand for?

Very important person

An acronym that represents an important person that most likely paid for the designation; often refers to a certain level attained by a customer because of their continuing business or generous donation; also, at most theaters, "VIP" seating will exist for important guests.


Have you ever sat in the VIP section at the movie theater?
Yeah, it's actually worth it, it has better seats and service

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Updated February 12, 2014

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