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Famous Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Famous'

  • Famous: Famous may refer to: In music: Famous (album), an album by Puddle of Mudd "Famous" (Puddle of Mudd song) Famous?, an album by JME "Famous" (Play song)
  • Famous Last Words: Famous Last Words may refer to: ...Famous Last Words..., by Supertramp, 1982 Famous Last Words (Al Stewart album), 1993 Famous Last Words (Hedley album)
  • The Famous Five: The Famous Five may refer to: The Famous Five (Canada), a group of Canadian women who were proponents in a landmark women's rights case The Famous Five
  • Finally Famous: Finally Famous may refer to: Finally Famous: Born a Thug, Still a Thug, 2009 album by Tricky Daddy Finally Famous (Big Sean album), 2011 album by Big
  • Famous Stars and Straps: Famous Stars and Straps (or simply Famous) is an American clothing and accessory line created by blink-182 drummer Travis Barker in December 1999. The
  • Dead Famous: Dead Famous may refer to: Dead Famous (series), a series of books about famous people who are now dead Dead Famous (novel), a 2001 comedy/mystery book

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'Famous' example sentence in quotations

* Martyrdom... is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability. - George Bernard Shaw

* In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known -- that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness. - Norman O. Brown

* Michael Bolton Yeah, well at least your name isn't Michael Bolton. Samir You know there's nothing wrong with that name. Michael Bolton There was nothing wrong with it... until I was about 12 years old and that no-talent ass clown became famous and started winning Grammys. - Office Space

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Famous Sample Sentences in News

  • Quiz Famous Scientists Trivia
    Quiz Famous Scientists Trivia game is a free game full of fun to test your science knowledge that consists on answering on some science... Read more on this news related to 'Famous'
  • Renowned British actress Whitelaw dies aged 82
    London (AFP) - British actress Billie Whitelaw, famous for her intense collaboration with playwright Samuel Beckett who wrote several roles for her, died on Sunday aged 82, her son told the BBC. Read more on this news related to 'Famous'
  • Famous Dave's to rise from ashes in Hayward at temporary location
    Hayward, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- The original Famous Dave's Bar–B–Que Restaurant in Hayward will be rising from the ashes of a fire that claimed it in November. Read more on this news related to 'Famous'

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