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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" (Charli XCX song) Famous?, an album by JME "Famous" (Play song) Famous (album), an album by Puddle of Mudd "Famous"
  • Famous Last Words: Famous Last Words may refer to: Famous Last Words (band) ...Famous Last Words..., by Supertramp, 1982 Famous Last Words (Al Stewart album), 1993 Famous
  • 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
  • Famous for being famous: Famous for being famous, or famous for nothing, is a pejorative popular culture term that refers to someone who attains celebrity status for no particular
  • 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
  • Famous Players-Lasky: from the merger of Adolph Zukor's Famous Players Film Company—originally formed by Zukor as Famous Players in Famous Plays—and Jesse L. Lasky's Feature
  • 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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* 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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