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if someone or something is famous, a lot of people know their name or have heard about them
known by many people or by the people involved in a particular situation
famous and praised by many people
famous and admired for a special skill or achievement
famous because of being extremely good, beautiful, or interesting
very famous or well known for a long time
famous for something bad
well known for something bad
formal an illustrious person is famous and respected because of what they have achieved
used for introducing a famous person, or for saying that someone is very famous
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
in golf, a small wooden or plastic object that you push into the ground and place the ball on so...
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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