Definitions for famefeɪm

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word fame

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fame, celebrity, renown(noun)

    the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed

  2. fame(noun)

    favorable public reputation

Wiktionary

  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

Freebase

  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fame

    fām, n. public report or rumour: renown or celebrity, chiefly in good sense.—v.t. to report: to make famous.—n. Fā′ma, report, rumour, fame.—adjs. Famed, renowned; Fame′less, without renown.—Fama clamosa (Scot.), any notorious rumour ascribing immoral conduct to a minister or office-bearer in a church.—House of ill fame, a brothel. [Fr.,—L. fama, from fāri, to speak; cog. with Gr. phēmē, from phanai, to say.]

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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fame in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fame in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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. Letitia Elizabeth Landon:

    I am a woman : — tell me not of fame

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