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celeb

[suh-leb] /səˈlɛb/
noun, Slang.
1.
a celebrity.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; by shortening
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Examples for celeb
  • 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.
British Dictionary definitions for celeb

celeb

/sɪˈlɛb/
noun
1.
(informal) a celebrity
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Slang definitions & phrases for celeb

celeb

noun

A celebrity: each a certified celeb from the realms of cafe, style, or theatrical society/surrounded by giggling celebs (1913+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Related Abbreviations for celeb

celeb

celebrity
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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Difficulty index for celeb

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Word Value for celeb

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