a person seeking the limelight through association with celebrities.
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Origin of celebutante
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Examples from the Web for celebutante
The celebutante was one of the beautiful people famous for being famous.
a young woman from a wealthy background who becomes a celebrity
Word Origin for celebutante
C20: from celeb (rity) + (deb) utante
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