Definition of éclat in English:

éclat

Line breaks: éclat
Pronunciation: /eɪˈklɑː
 
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noun

[mass noun]
1.1Social distinction or conspicuous success: she was quite unaware of the éclat of being ambassadress there

Origin

late 17th century: from French, from éclater 'burst out'.

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