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Definition of the adjective famous

What does famous mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more famous / most famous

  1. widely known and esteemed

Alternative definition of the adjective famous


  1. Well known.
  2. In the public eye.


    Famous is a fictional film character.


    1. "Famous" is the fourth studio album from U.S. alternative rock band Puddle of Mudd. It was released on October 9, 2007 on Flawless Records. Famous was originally set to be released in May, but was pushed back to add more songs to the album. The album was also announced by the band to be titled Livin' on Borrowed Time, but that was changed to Famous after the name of the first single.
    2. "Famous" is the title track and first single on the third studio album by post-grunge band Puddle of Mudd. The song was sent out to rock radio on May 11, 2007 and was officially released on May 21.
    3. "Famous" is the sixth studio album by American R&B singer Marques Houston. The album was released on August 27, 2013.
    4. "Famous" is an English language hit by Swedish girl group Play, taken from the album Under My Skin released April 21, 2010. It is the only number-one single for the group on the Swedish Singles Chart, and their only top 10 hit since Play began in 2001.
    5. "Famous" is a song by Tinchy Stryder, released as a promotional single from his third solo studio album, Third Strike. The song was also included on Stryder's fourth extended play, III EP. The song was written and produced by Australian producer Israel Cruz.
    6. "Famous" a.k.a. "Famous?" is the debut Studio album by Grime rapper JME. It was released on 14 July 2008, independently on Boy Better Know Records.
      • genre: Grime music
      • released on (7 years ago)
    7. "Famous" is a musical album of Super Deluxe.
      • released on (19 years ago)
    8. "Famous" is a musical single of Ladi-Tash.
      • released on (8 years ago)
    9. "Famous" is a musical single of Kelleigh Bannen.
      • released on
    10. "Famous" is a musical album of Luigi Masi.
      • released on
    11. "Famous" is the compilation album by Joe Cocker.
    12. "Famous" is a composition.
    13. "Famous" is a musical single of Katy Tiz.
      • released on
    14. "Famous" is a musical album of Sacco & Mancetti.
    15. "Famous" is a musical single of Audio Playground & Kardinal Offishall.
      • released on (4 years ago)


    1. "Famous" is a 2014 Indian crime thriller film written and directed by Prawaal Raman. It stars Randeep Hooda as a fictional conman named Charles.
      • country: India
      • genres: Crime Fiction, Thriller
      • released in
    2. "Famous" a.k.a. "Lisa Picard Is Famous" is a 2000 comedy-drama film directed by Griffin Dunne and written by Nat DeWolf & Laura Kirk. The film stars Kirk, DeWolf, Dunne, Daniel London, and a large number of famous actors in cameos as themselves.
    3. "Famous" is a film, directed by David Foote.


    1. Famous is the second single by the English indie pop band Scouting for Girls to be released from their second studio album, Everybody Wants to Be on TV. The song was released as a digital download on 17 July 2010, with a CD released the following day, on 18 July 2010. The single was added to BBC Radio 1's B Playlist in June 2010.
    2. Famous is a TV program, begun on (13 years ago).

    Phrases with Famous

    1. famous person
    2. Famous Last Words
    3. world-famous

    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Famous

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    Google previewFamous Assassinations in World History: An Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2014)

    by Michael Newton

    Famous Assassinations in World History: An Encyclopedia aims to fill a gap in scholarship concerning political murder, as practiced worldwide, throughout recorded history. It is intended to serve both a general audience and the more specific ...

    Google previewThe Palgrave Dictionary of Anglo-Jewish History (2011)

    by W. Rubinstein, Michael A. Jolles

    Paul Wittgenstein, the famous pianist, was hiselderbrother. Wittgenstein studied inBerlin ...

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    Small photo of Songkla, Thailand - MArch 30, 2018. Rat and cat statues that is a symbol of Samila Beach. One of the most famous and famous tourist attraction of Songkhla.Small photo of famous lake of CarezzaSmall photo of Perth, Australia - Jan 6, 2018: famous landmark in Perth Downtown: Esplanade, skyscrapers of Central Business District, Elizabeth Quay Carousel and Spanda Sculpture in Elizabeth Quay. Sunset light.Small photo of OSAKA, JAPAN - Oct 25, 2017 : Kuromon Ichiba Market is a famous market and Famous Japanese food is sell for tourists.Small photo of OSAKA, JAPAN - Oct 25, 2017 : Kuromon Ichiba Market is a famous market and Famous Japanese food is sell for tourists.Small photo of OSAKA, JAPAN - Oct 25, 2017 : Kuromon Ichiba Market is a famous market and Famous Japanese food is sell for tourists.Small photo of OSAKA, JAPAN - Oct 25, 2017 : Kuromon Ichiba Market is a famous market and Famous Japanese food is sell for tourists. More...

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    Sign Language- Famous Deaf Person (Morris Broderson)

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    Quotes about Famous

    A famous person to themselves, they don't get up in the morning and think, I'm famous. I'm not famous to me. Famous is a perception. (Van Morrison)
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    Scrabble value of F4A1M3O1U1S1

    The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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