cult of celebrity

Definition of cult of celebrity

  1. :  the tendency of people to care too much about famous people He criticizes the way journalists promote the cult of celebrity in modern America.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  formal religious veneration :  worship

    :  a system of religious beliefs and ritual

    :  its body of adherents

  1. :  the state of being celebrated :  fame

    :  a famous or celebrated person

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