ce·​leb | \ sə-ˈleb How to pronounce celeb (audio) \

Definition of celeb

Examples of celeb in a Sentence

a trendy restaurant much favored by Tinseltown celebs
Recent Examples on the Web My clients are wearing a version of their childhood security blanket, or a similar outfit to what their favorite character or celeb wore. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, 20 May 2022 Another celeb who is using his fame to inspire is Harry Styles. Lisa Respers France, CNN, 14 May 2022 Joel acts as prosecutor, judge and jury, ultimately crowning one celeb the winner of the cook-off as well as helping the celebrities squash their beef once and for all. Joe Otterson, Variety, 11 May 2022 In May 2021, just after Affleck rekindled his romance with Jennifer Lopez, a social media influencer went viral over a funny story about matching with Affleck on the celeb-friendly dating app. Emily Tannenbaum, Glamour, 23 Apr. 2022 Bretman Rock's Day 1 look included an acid-wash matching set from celeb-favorite denim brand Diesel and white boots. Kristin Koch, Seventeen, 18 Apr. 2022 The pinnacle of celeb Twitter may have come in 2014, when Academy Awards host DeGeneres strode into the crowd to snap a selfie with Meryl Streep, a stunt that Twitter’s TV partnerships team had orchestrated. Will Oremus, Washington Post, 9 Apr. 2022 Commencement season is in full swing, and Grownish star Yara Shahidi is the latest celeb to celebrate their big day. Jasmine Washington, Seventeen, 31 May 2022 Pricey Remove peach fuzz with this celeb-loved razor that helps exfoliate skin while removing unwanted hairs on your face. ELLE, 5 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of celeb

1907, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

30 Jun 2022

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“Celeb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/celeb. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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