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English definition of “be in the public eye”

be in the public eye

C1 to be famous and written about in newspapers and magazines and seen on television Fame and famous
(Definition of be in the public eye from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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