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English definition of “kudos”

kudos

noun [U]     /ˈkjuː.dɒs/ US  /ˈkuː.dɑːs/
the public admiration that a person receives as a result of a particular achievement or position in society : Being an actor has a certain amount of kudos attached to it.Fame and famous
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