Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Celebrated.

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Examples

  • For the most part, the best man's spirit makes a fearful sprite to haunt his grave, and it is therefore much to the credit of Little John, the famous follower of Robin Hood, and reflecting favorably on his character, that his grave was "long celebrous for the yielding of excellent whetstones."

    A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers

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