Definition of celebrity in English:

celebrity

Line breaks: ce¦leb|rity
Pronunciation: /sɪˈlɛbrɪti
 
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noun (plural celebrities)

Origin

late Middle English (in the sense 'solemn ceremony'): from Old French celebrite or Latin celebritas, from celeber, celebr- 'frequented or honoured'.

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