Celebrity

Ce*leb"ri*ty

(?), n.;
pl. Celebrities (#).
[L. celebritas: cf. F. clbrit.] 1. Celebration; solemnization. [Obs.]
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The celebrity of the marriage.
Bacon.
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2. The state or condition of being celebrated; fame; renown; as, the celebrity of Washington.
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An event of great celebrity in the history of astronomy.
Whewell.
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3. A person of distinction or renown; -- usually in the plural; as, he is one of the celebrities of the place.
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