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  1. paparazzi(Noun)

    ; freelance photographers who sell photographs of celebrities to the media, especially ones who pursue celebrities and attempt to obtain candid photographs.

    Etymology: From paparazzi, plural of paparazzo.

  2. paparazzi(Noun)

    Used as a plurale tantum.

    Etymology: From paparazzi, plural of paparazzo.

  3. paparazzi(Noun)

    A paparazzo.

    Etymology: From paparazzi, plural of paparazzo.

  4. paparazzi(Noun)

    Paparazzi taken as a group.

    Etymology: From paparazzi, plural of paparazzo.

  5. paparazzi(Noun)

    Plural form of paparazzo.


  1. Paparazzi

    Paparazzi, are photographers who take pictures of athletes, celebrities, politicians, and other prominent people usually while they are going about normal life routines. Paparazzi tend to be independent contractors, unaffiliated with any mainstream media organization and pictures take are usually done so by opportunity. Many celebrities complain about the extent to which paparazzi invade their personal space, and some have even filed restraining orders against them.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of paparazzi in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of paparazzi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of paparazzi in a Sentence

  1. Walzer Melcher:

    Profits motivate behavior, so paparazzi will continue to push the envelope and challenge legal attempts to stop them. Celebrities spend enormous sums on security to maintain their privacy and safety. The royal couple will be no different while they are in the U.S., having to foot the bill for that security.

  2. Charlton Heston:

    You could say that the paparazzi and the tabloids are sort of the assault weapons of the First Amendment. They're ugly, a lot of people don't like them, but they're protected by the First Amendment — just as assault weapons

  3. Philip Brooks:

    PCH is a straight road. There's no place to go to evade, being a celebrity, he's often followed by the paparazzi and he's aware of that. He was on his way home, and they happen to know his route.

  4. Stephen Evans:

    It's more complicated than that, he began playing at Manchester United when the paparazzi started, when the Beatles started and Manchester United all happened from there.

  5. Robert Pattinson:

    I did feel like being a paparazzi for a second. I do empathize with their plight.

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    a hazy or indistinct representation
    • A. depend
    • B. jeopardize
    • C. emerge
    • D. blur

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