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fame

noun [U] uk   us   /feɪm/
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.
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in Arabic شُهْرة…
in Korean 명성…
in Malaysian terkenal…
in French renom(mée)…
in Turkish ün, nam, şan…
in Italian fama…
in Chinese (Traditional) 名聲,名氣, 聲譽, 名望…
in Russian известность, слава…
in Polish sława…
in Vietnamese danh tiếng…
in Spanish fama…
in Portuguese fama…
in Thai ชื่อเสียง…
in German der Ruhm…
in Catalan fama…
in Japanese 名声…
in Indonesian kemashuran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 名声,名气, 声誉, 名望…
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