Definitions for famefeɪm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fame, celebrity, renown(noun)

    the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed

  2. fame(noun)

    favorable public reputation


  1. fame(Noun)

    What is said or reported; gossip, rumour.

  2. fame(Noun)

    The state of being famous or well-known and spoken of.

  3. fame(Verb)

    to make (someone or something) famous

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fame(noun)

    public report or rumor

  2. Fame(noun)

    report or opinion generally diffused; renown; public estimation; celebrity, either favorable or unfavorable; as, the fame of Washington

  3. Fame(verb)

    to report widely or honorably

  4. Fame(verb)

    to make famous or renowned


  1. Fame

    "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

  1. fame

    To have your name paged by the "buttons" of a fashionable hotel.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. FAME

    Having a brand of cigars named after you.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'fame' in Nouns Frequency: #2696

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brad Pitt:

    Fame is a bitch, man.

  2. A. J. Benza:

    Fame, ain't it a bitch

  3. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Fame is proof that people are gullible.

  4. William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating:

    Popularity is neither fame nor greatness.

  5. Doris Lessing:

    Some people obtain fame, others deserve it.

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