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English definition of “be in the public eye”

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be in the public eye

C1 to be famous and written about in newspapers and magazines and seen on television
Translations of “be in the public eye”
in Chinese (Traditional) (在報刊、電視上)頻頻出現, 廣為人知…
in Chinese (Simplified) (在报刊、电视上)频频出现, 广为人知…
(Definition of be in the public eye from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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