Definition of celebrated in English:

celebrated

adjective

  • Greatly admired; renowned:

    ‘a celebrated mathematician’
    • ‘The last point is illustrated by some of the most celebrated library architecture.’
    • ‘Cecil Hepworth was born on 19 March 1874 in Lambeth, South London, the son of celebrated magic lantern showman T.C. Hepworth.’
    • ‘The scene of his conversion is vividly described in his Confessions, which contains a celebrated account of his early life.’
    • ‘The old woman is delighted by the safeguard of the inheritance of her uncle, the celebrated painter Paul Berthier.’
    • ‘But seldom has such a celebrated political project seen so little tangible circulation.’
    • ‘Mural mosaics are another part of Yan's celebrated works.’
    • ‘But in the celebrated doctrine there is place for natural pleasure.’
    • ‘A celebrated playwright of South Africa, Athol Fugard began his career in a courtroom.’
    • ‘In the celebrated sculptures, too, the space around the figure became a vital part of the work.’
    • ‘Whenever his celebrated opera performances leave him time, Heppner tries to fit in a recital.’
    • ‘To these instances of artists I will add others of celebrated authors.’
    • ‘Of course, not all rich kids attain a place at these two celebrated seats of learning.’
    • ‘Verrio, a celebrated Italian artist is also responsible for the magnificent murals that adorn the King's Staircase.’
    • ‘The celebrated gender gap is, in truth, largely a marriage gap among women.’
    • ‘To help achieve ratification, he penned twenty-nine of the celebrated Federalist Papers.’
    • ‘The musicians rarely appear outside of the capital where they can be found on a Tuesday night at the celebrated International Bar.’
    • ‘He lost a celebrated censorship case that was ruled on by the Supreme Court.’
    • ‘Descartes prime example of a self-evident truth was that contained in the celebrated cogito: I think, therefore I am.’
    • ‘No, she is not a celebrated artist.’
    • ‘The allegation against the celebrated cricketer of yesteryear is no doubt one of committing a blatant criminal offence.’

Pronunciation:

celebrated

/ˈsɛlɪbreɪtɪd/