Definition of Famous. Meaning of Famous. Synonyms of Famous

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Definition of Famous

Famous
Famous Fa"mous, a. [L. famosus, fr. fama fame: cf. F. fameux. See Fame.] Celebrated in fame or public report; renowned; mach talked of; distinguished in story; -- used in either a good or a bad sense, chiefly the former; often followed by for; as, famous for erudition, for eloquence, for military skill; a famous pirate. Famous for a scolding tongue. --Shak. Syn: Noted; remarkable; signal; conspicuous; celebrated; renowned; illustrious; eminent; transcendent; excellent. Usage: Famous, Renowned, Illustrious. Famous is applied to a person or thing widely spoken of as extraordinary; renowned is applied to those who are named again and again with honor; illustrious, to those who have dazzled the world by the splendor of their deeds or their virtues. See Distinguished.

Meaning of Famous from wikipedia

- Famous may refer to:‭ Famous Brands, a South African restaurant franchisor Famous Footwear, an American retail store chain Famous Music, the music publishing...
- Famous for being famous is a pejorative term for someone who attains celebrity status for no particularly identifiable reason (as opposed to fame based...
- Famous? is the debut studio album by grime rapper Jme. It was released on 14 July 2008, independently on Boy Better Know Records. Confirmed by iTunes...
- Almost Famous is a 2000 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Cameron Crowe and starring Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, and...
- Dexter Gore Jr. (born September 6, 1993), better known by his stage name Famous Dex, is an American rapper. He is best known for his songs "Pick It Up"...
- Famous Amos is a brand of cookies founded in Los Angeles in 1975 by Wally Amos. The company expanded quickly, selling more than $1 million worth of cookies...
- Lisa (March 6, 2017). "Painting and Grief". ThoughtCo. "Hollywood Suicides". Life. "Famous Artist Suicides". Life. "Famous Suicides". Famously Dead....
- Famous Monsters is a 1999 album by the Misfits. It is the second in the post-Danzig era of the band, and the last album to feature Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein...
- Famous in Love is an American drama television series that premiered on Freeform on April 18, 2017, and is based on the novel of the same name by Rebecca...
- White Famous is an American comedy television series starring Jay Pharoah, based on the life of Jamie Foxx, which aired on Showtime from October 15, 2017...
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