celeb

[suh-leb]
noun Slang.
a celebrity.

Origin:
1910–15; by shortening

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celeb (sɪˈlɛb)
 
n
informal a celebrity

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celeb definition

[səˈlɛb]
  1. n.
    a celebrity. : There were celebs all over the place, but nobody I recognized.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
celeb
celebrity
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Example sentences
He doesn't want anyone pulling the wool over the eyes of guys who are serious about their celeb collections.
Intrusion's into some celeb's private life is another matter altogether.
Privacy has become a great political topic for discussion and cause celeb.
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