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Definition of "celebrity" []

  • A famous person. (noun)
  • Renown; fame. (noun)
  • A famous person (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Fame or notoriety (noun)

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Use "celebrity" in a sentence
  • "The term "celebrity memoir" has gotten such a bad name now, but there used to be a little bit of an art form to it."
  • "No one will care if a certain celebrity is pregnant or if someone is doing drugs."
  • "Now, even in the best of times Celebrity Jeopardy is pushing it with the use of the term celebrity, but I must admit to an impure thrill at the thought of Ari Fleischer's return to television."