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Celebrity - Definition

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Standard Definition

[n] a widely known person; "he was a baseball celebrity"
[n] the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed


fame - (1 syllables), famous person - (4 syllables), renown - (2 syllables)


infamy, opprobrium

Misc. Definitions

\Ce*leb"ri*ty\, n.; pl. {Celebrities}. [L. celebritas: cf. F. c['e]l['e]brit['e].]
1. Celebration; solemnization. [Obs.] The celebrity of the marriage. --Bacon.
2. The state or condition of being celebrated; fame; renown; as, the celebrity of Washington. An event of great celebrity in the history of astronomy. --Whewell.
3. A person of distinction or renown; -- usually in the plural; as, he is one of the celebrities of the place.