Definition of celebrated
: widely known and often referred to a celebrated author
Examples of celebrated in a Sentence
He is one of today's most celebrated young writers.
a celebrated author making an appearance on a talk show
Recent Examples of celebrated from the Web
The North American concert trek by the celebrated Canadian-American band kicks off Sept. 5 in Quebec City and concludes Nov. 3 in Toronto.
Netrebko, one of the world’s most celebrated sopranos, will share the stage with her husband, Yusif Eyvazov.
While the United States took Monday (May 29) to honor soldiers who died in battle or just enjoy some time off and barbecue with family, music stars too celebrated Memorial Day on social media.
Then, in a celebrated conservation success story, the pelican was removed from the list in 2009, thanks to the banning of DDT, which resulted in the local population of brown pelicans rebounding to around 650,000.
Gupta is a celebrated British writer of Bengali descent whose great-uncle, Dinesh Chandra Gupta, was a revolutionary hanged in 1931 for his role in assassinating a British inspector-general of prisons.
Save for a few notable exceptions (Apizza Scholls, first and foremost), the overwhelming majority of Portland’s most celebrated pizzerias opt for this primal fuel over ovens warmed by gas or electricity.
With Chang as a co-founder, Maple has access to one of the world’s most celebrated chefs.
Gonick's celebrated collection of history comic books successfully moves to the multimedia realm on The Cartoon History of the Universe CD-ROM.
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Synonym Discussion of celebrated
CELEBRATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of celebrated for English Language Learners
: known and praised by many people
CELEBRATED Defined for Kids
Definition of celebrated for Students
: widely known and praised a celebrated author
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