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causes célèbres

noun
variants: also causes celebres
plural of cause célèbre

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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

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“Causes célèbres.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/causes%20c%C3%A9l%C3%A8bres. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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