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Definition of the noun 15 minutes

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  1. a quarter of an hour

Alternative definition of the noun 15 minutes


  1. (short for "15 minutes of fame") a transient period of fame


  1. "15 Minutes" is a 2001 American thriller film starring Robert De Niro and Edward Burns. Its story revolves around a homicide detective and a fire marshal who team up to stop a pair of Eastern European murderers who are videotaping their crimes in order to become rich and famous. The film also stars Melina Kanakaredes and Kelsey Grammer. The title is a reference to the Andy Warhol quotation, "In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes.
  2. "15 Minutes" is a 2010 comedy made-for-tv movie written and directed by Bobby Salomon.


  1. "15 Minutes" is a 1998 album released by UK singer-songwriter Nik Kershaw.
  2. "15 Minutes" is the 28th studio album by singer-songwriter Barry Manilow, which was released on June 14, 2011.
  3. "15 Minutes" is a song written by Tony Mullins and Jamie Lee Thurston, and recorded by American country music singer Rodney Atkins. It was released in May 2009 as the second single from his album It's America.
  4. "15 Minutes" is a musical EP of Vette.
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15 Minutes is a musical group.

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  • album: "That’s What You Always Say / Last Chance For You"


15 Minutes is a pop song performed and written by British group The Yeah You's. It was penned by the band for their debut studio album Looking Through You, and released as the debut single in June 2009.

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

As 60 minutes make an hour of time, a fourth part of the space between each of the hour lines will represent 15 minutes ; which the eye can readily guess at, and which is as great exactness as can be expected from any mechanical invention, ...

Google previewThe Alfred Hitchcock Encyclopedia (2016)

by Stephen Whitty

About 15 minutes in, waiting outside the courthouse, wearing a cap ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)

The meridian of London passes through this last island, which lies about 2 degrees 30 minutes west from Paris, and about 5 degrees 15 minutes east from the meridian of Cape Lizard. According to Gifford's Historical Description of Zetland, the ...

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I was lucky enough to get to perform on stage in front of 20 million people on TV, and 150 thousand in concerts. For 15 minutes I got to be a rock star, the 15 minutes is great! It turns into Spinal Tap after 20 minutes. (Mark Mothersbaugh)
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