legend noun (STORY)
- In the case of King Arthur, legend and truth are often inextricable.
- Her appetite for shopping became the stuff of legend.
- Their legends were passed from generation to generation.
- He collects Norse legends.
- The opera is based on an Icelandic legend.
legend noun (PERSON)
- She was a legend on Broadway.
- Miles Davis was a jazz legend.
- He was a legend among actors.
- Singing legend Shirley Bassey performed here.
- He was a legend in his own lifetime.