VERBS be | become | make sb/sth The school was made famous by its association with Charles Dickens.
ADV. really, very | quite | internationally, locally internationally famous rock stars | justly, rightly The city is justly famous for its nightclubs.
PREP. as He was famous as both a teacher and a scientist. | for The town became famous for its lace.
PHRASES rich and famous One day I'll be rich and famous, you'll see! | world famous He became a world famous conductor.