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English definition of “fame”

fame

noun [U] uk   /feɪm/ us  
B2 the state of being known or recognized by many people because of your achievements, skills, etc.: She first rose to fame as a singer at the age of 16. She moved to London in search of fame and fortune. The town's fame rests on its beautiful cathedral.Fame and famous
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