Definitions for famefeɪm
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
famefeɪm(n.; v.)famed, fam•ing.
(n.)renown; public eminence.
public estimation; reputation.
(v.t.)Archaic. to spread the renown of; make famous.
Origin of fame:
1175–1225; ME < AF, OF < L fāma talk
fame, celebrity, renown(noun)
the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed
favorable public reputation
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the state of being recognized by many people
his rise to fame in the art world
What is said or reported; gossip, rumour.
The state of being famous or well-known and spoken of.
to make (someone or something) famous
public report or rumor
report or opinion generally diffused; renown; public estimation; celebrity, either favorable or unfavorable; as, the fame of Washington
to report widely or honorably
to make famous or renowned
"Fame" is a song recorded by David Bowie, initially released in 1975. It reached Number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 during the week of 20 September 1975.
The Roycroft Dictionary
To have your name paged by the "buttons" of a fashionable hotel.
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
Having a brand of cigars named after you.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'fame' in Nouns Frequency: #2696
Translations for fame
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the quality of being well-known
Her novels brought her fame.
- roem, bekendheidAfrikaans
- famaPortuguese (BR)
- der RuhmGerman
- प्रसिद्धि, प्रतिष्ठाHindi
- نوم، شهرت، عزت، جلالPashto
- berömmelse, ryktbarhetSwedish
- 名聲Chinese (Trad.)
- слава; популярністьUkrainian
- danh tiếngVietnamese
- 名声Chinese (Simp.)
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