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cause célèbre


cause célèbre

noun

Definition of CAUSE CÉLÈBRE

a person who is widely known and usually much talked about <a cause célèbre from some reality TV show whose fame hadn't even lasted the proverbial 15 minutes>

Variants of CAUSE CÉLÈBRE

cause célèbre also cause celebre
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