Associations to the word «Famous»

Wiktionary

FAMOUS, adjective. Well known.
FAMOUS, adjective. In the public eye.
FAMOUS LAST WORDS, noun. A notable final utterance before death, especially one made by a celebrity or historical figure.
FAMOUS LAST WORDS, noun. (figuratively) (expressing sarcasm) A statement which is overly optimistic, results from overconfidence, or lacks realistic foresight.

Dictionary definition

FAMOUS, adjective. Widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke