1 [C] famous person 名人; 闻人
*celebrities of stage and screen, ie well-known actors and film stars 舞台和影视界名人（着名的演员和电影明星）.
2 [U] being famous; fame 着名; 名望; 名声.
a famous living person
= star a sporting celebrity He became a national celebrity. They had invited a number of minor celebrities (=people who are not very famous) .[U]formal
the state of being famous