Wortformen: plural halls of fame
1. singular noun
If you say
that someone is a member of a particular hall of fame
, you mean
that they are one of the most famous people in that area of activity
Vivienne Westwood has scaled the heights of fashion's hall of fame.
2. countable noun
In the United States
, a hall of fame
is a type of museum
where people can see
things relating to famous people who are connected
with a particular area of activity.
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