Definitions of celebrity

  1. a widely known person; "he was a baseball celebrity" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Celebration; solemnization. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A person of distinction or renown; - usually in the plural; as, he is one of the celebrities of the place. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Fame; distinction; a renowned or famous person. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. The condition of being celebrated: fame. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Fame; distinction. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. Fame; distinction; a celebrated person. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Fame; renown; distinction or notoriety. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for celebrity

  1. Each little celebrity among the pianists keeps nowadays a shop of his own and all to himself. – Piano Playing With Piano Questions Answered by Josef Hofmann
  2. His essay " On the Christian Doctrine of the Social Obligations" obtained for him, at the moment of its production, a certain celebrity in the University of Oxford; and it was understood in clerical and learned circles that young Mr. Rolles had in contemplation a considerable work - a folio, it was said - on the authority of the Fathers of the Church. – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis