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Definition of Fame

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notoriety, renown, "name", good reputation
Fame Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
gloria, laus
Fame Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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\fame\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. famed (?),; p. pr. & vb. n. faming.]
1. to report widely or honorably. the field where thou art famed to have wrought such wonders.
2. to make famous or renowned. those hesperian gardens famed of old.
\fame\ (?), n. [of. fame, l. fama, fr. fari to speak, akin to gr. &?;&?;&?;&?; a saying, report, &?;&?;&?;&?;&?; to speak. see ban, and cf. fable, fate, euphony, blame.] 1. public report or rumor. the fame thereof was heard in pharaoh's house. xlv. 16.
2. report or opinion generally diffused; renown; public estimation; celebrity, either favorable or unfavorable; as, the fame of washington. i find thou art no less than fame hath bruited.

  similar words(2) 

 ill fame 
 house of ill fame 
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Arglod = n. fame, renown
Clod = n. praise; fame
Clodymgais = v. to seek fame
Diglod = a. without fame
Geida = n. good report, fame
Rhagglod = n. former fame
Ymglodfori = v. to exalt one's self in fame
WordNet 2.0

1. the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed
(synonym) celebrity, renown
(antonym) infamy, opprobrium
(hypernym) honor, honour, laurels
2. favorable public reputation
(antonym) infamy
(hypernym) repute, reputation
Fame Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Flamemaster Corporation (The)
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Manufactures, develops, markets and licences flame retardant coatings, high-heat resistant coatings, and sealants.
Fame Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream of being famous, denotes disappointed aspirations. To dream of famous people, portends your rise from obscurity to places of honor.
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Fame Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Fame Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Fame may refer to:
  • Celebrity, a major synonym of fame

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Grace Jones (born 19 May 1948) is a Jamaican singer, lyricist, supermodel, record producer, and actress. She was born in Spanish Town, Jamaica and raised by her grandparents. At 13 she moved with her siblings to their parents' home in Syracuse, New York. Jones started out as a model, initially in New York state, then in Paris, working for Yves St. Laurent, Claude Montana, and Kenzo Takada, and appearing on the covers of Elle, Vogue, and Stern working with Helmut Newton, Guy Bourdin, and Hans Feurer.

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Fame Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Fame Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
vanity; elevation; fame; tumult
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Fame Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The extended index fingers rest on the lips or on the temples. Moving in small, continuous spirals, they move up and to either side of the head.