Brilliant and Famous


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Brilliant adjective – Giving off or reflecting much light.
Famous is a synonym for brilliant in splendid topic. In some cases you can use "Famous" instead an adjective "Brilliant".
Nearby Words: brilliance, brilliantly, brilliancy
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Famous adjective – Widely known.
Brilliant is a synonym for famous in splendid topic. Sometimes you can use "Brilliant" instead an adjective "Famous", if it concerns topics such as illustrious, legendary.
Nearby Words: fame, famously, famed, famousness
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Things that words describes

person brilliant person famous person
character brilliant character famous character
work brilliant work famous work
man brilliant man famous man
Other nouns: people, writer, speech, author, series, piece, example, characters, story, shot, book, artist, general, doctor, actor, scientist, detective, player, examples, scientists.

Both words in one sentence

  • His Too Dumb to Live older brother Tim (actually named Herbert Simple) believes that he's a world-famous and brilliant detective, while Nick actually does almost all of the real detective work.
  • Manga / Private Actress Disappeared Dad: Shiho's father, as said below, was a famous actor named Masakazu Ogata, who's know for three things: his brilliant career, his good looks, and his womanizing.
  • He made his national TV debut on the same HBO's "Young Comedians' Special" that famous vulgar comedian Sam Kinison did (who is himself another brilliant example of this trope).
    Source: Vulgar Humor
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Famous or Brilliant. 2016. Accessed November 28, 2020.

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