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

Examples of celeb in a Sentence

a trendy restaurant much favored by Tinseltown celebs
Recent Examples on the Web But, no matter what grade these grads have successfully completed, their celeb moms and dads are showing pride in their students. Tabitha Parent, Peoplemag, 3 June 2024 The Cambodian celeb chef known as Chef Nak shares her recipe for an invigorating weekend in the cradle of Khmer cuisine. Megan Spurrell, Condé Nast Traveler, 19 Feb. 2024 Fonda’s not the only celeb to wear them, either — Katie Holmes was recently spotted in New York in a pastel blue pair from ATP Atelier. Jamie Allison Sanders, Peoplemag, 24 May 2024 During the show, each celeb will share stories of how cancer has affected their lives. Lisa Gutierrez, Kansas City Star, 20 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for celeb 

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Word History

First Known Use

1907, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of celeb was in 1907

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“Celeb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/celeb. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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