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English definition of “make a name for yourself”

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make a name for yourself

C2 to become famous or respected by a lot of people: He's made a name for himself as a talented journalist.
Translations of “make a name for yourself”
in Chinese (Traditional) 揚名,成名…
in Russian создать себе имя, получить известность…
in Turkish isim yapmak, adını duyurmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 扬名,成名…
in Polish zdobyć sławę…
(Definition of make a name for yourself from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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