Fame in spanish


pronunciation: fɑmɑ part of speech: noun
In gestures

fame = fama. 

Example: Maybe when that young author looks back in a few years' time, she'll realize just how much more she got out of it than a bit of fun and fame.


» catapult to + fame = lanzarse a la fama, catapultarse a la fama.

Example: Susan began her career with several movies that went unnoticed until she was catapulted to fame when she starred in the movie 'Bill Durham'.

» claim to fame = mérito, virtud, merecimiento, valía. [Algo por lo que Alguien destaca]

Example: Not one, but five towns use albino squirrels as their claims to fame, and none is particularly happy about the others.

» defame = vilipendiar, desprestigiar, deshonrar, injuriar, calumniar, difamar, denostar, denigrar.

Example: A former Thai magazine editor has been sentenced to 11 years in jail for defaming the country's king.

» Posesivo + fame + precede + Nombre = fama + preceder.

Example: His fame preceded him to Europe, and he moved there semipermanently during the American Civil War.

» hall of fame = galería de personajes famosos. [Institución usada generalmente en los Estados Unidos]

Example: The author urges the profession to establish an American Library hall of fame which in addition to permanent exhibits at a central location, could be responsible for the production of a commemorative book to be distributed throughout the USA and abroad.

» pinnacle of fame, the = pináculo de la fama, el; cumbre de la fama, la.

Example: The success of his last book catapulted him to the pinnacle of fame.

» shoot to + fame = lanzarse a la fama, catapultarse a la fama.

Example: He shot to fame for his role in 'Titanic' in 1997.

» win + fame = ganar fama.

Example: A portraitist and draftsman, Leutze won fame as a history painter.

Fame synonyms

renown in spanish: renombre, pronunciation: rɪnaʊn part of speech: noun celebrity in spanish: celebridad, pronunciation: səlebrɪti part of speech: noun

Fame antonyms

infamy pronunciation: ɪnfəmi part of speech: noun opprobrium pronunciation: əproʊbriəm part of speech: noun
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