celebrated

  • 1 Celebrated — Cel e*bra ted, a. Having celebrity; distinguished; renowned. [1913 Webster] Celebrated for the politeness of his manners. Macaulay. Syn: Distinguished; famous; noted; famed; renowned; illustrious. See {Distinguished}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 celebrated — celebrated; un·celebrated; …

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  • 3 celebrated — index blatant (conspicuous), famous, household (familiar), illustrious, notable, noteworthy, no …

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  • 4 celebrated — renowned, *famous, famed, eminent, illustrious Analogous words: prominent, conspicuous, outstanding, signal (see NOTICEABLE) Antonyms: obscure …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 celebrated — [adj] distinguished, famous acclaimed, big*, eminent, famed, glorious, great, high powered, illustrious, immortal, important, large, laureate, lionized, notable, number one*, numero uno*, outstanding, popular, preeminent, prominent, renowned,… …

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  • 6 celebrated — [sel′ə brāt΄id] adj. much spoken of; famous; renowned SYN. FAMOUS …

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  • 7 celebrated — adj. 1) celebrated as (celebrated as a painter) 2) celebrated for (celebrated for scientific research) * * * [ selɪbreɪtɪd] celebrated as (celebrated as a painter) celebratedfor (celebrated for scientific research) …

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  • 8 celebrated — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ADVERB ▪ justly, rightly ▪ his justly celebrated portrait of Benjamin Franklin ▪ …

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  • 9 celebrated — cel|e|brat|ed [ selə,breıtəd ] adjective * famous and praised by many people: a celebrated artist celebrated for: The garden became celebrated for its exotic plants …

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  • 10 celebrated — [[t]se̱lɪbreɪtɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A celebrated person or thing is famous and much admired. He was soon one of the most celebrated young painters in England... Dean died three days before the opening of Rebel Without Cause, his most… …

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  • 11 celebrated */ — UK [ˈseləˌbreɪtɪd] / US [ˈseləˌbreɪtəd] adjective famous and praised by many people a celebrated artist celebrated for: The garden became celebrated for its exotic plants …

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  • 12 celebrated — cel|e|brat|ed [ˈselıbreıtıd] adj famous ▪ a celebrated actress ▪ a celebrated legal case …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 celebrated — adjective famous; talked about a lot: a celebrated professor | a celebrated legal case celebration / seli breISn/ noun 1 (C) an occasion or party when you celebrate something: I don t feel like getting involved in any New Year s celebrations. 2… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 Celebrated — Celebrate Cel e*brate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Celebrated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Celebrating}.] [L. celebratus, p. p. of celebrare to frequent, to celebrate, fr. celeber famous.] 1. To extol or honor in a solemn manner; as, to celebrate the name of the… …

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  • 15 celebrated — adjective Date: 1580 widely known and often referred to < a celebrated author > Synonyms: see famous • celebratedness noun …

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  • 16 celebrated — celebratedness, n. /sel euh bray tid/, adj. renowned; well known: the celebrated authors of best selling books. [CELEBRATE + ED2] Syn. illustrious. See famous. * * * …

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  • 17 celebrated — adjective famous or widely praised for good works She became a celebrated actress, but never won any major awards …

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  • 18 celebrated — adjective a celebrated hero Syn: acclaimed, admired, highly rated, lionized, revered, honored, esteemed, exalted, vaunted, well thought of, ballyhooed; eminent, great, distinguished, prestigious, illustrious, preeminent, estimable …

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  • 19 celebrated — [ˈseləˌbreɪtɪd] adj famous and praised by many people a celebrated artist[/ex] …

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  • 20 celebrated —   Kaulana;    ♦ celebrated place, pana …

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