Definition of 'legend'
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To become a legend at the club you need to stay for a long time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'd like you to become a legend. The Sun (2016)Legend says :'It was great to work with people who are at the top of their field. The Sun (2016)But it was a batting performance which thrust him into cricketing legend. The Sun (2011)They could be from myths and legends. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Certainly his was a life made for legend. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Maybe that way it can become legend. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We have lost a true legend of the game. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The lack of video evidence meant the tour became the stuff of music myth and legend. The Sun (2010)It says that you can become a terrace legend. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He knows his stuff and is a true legend. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is a true legend of horse racing. The Sun (2013)Bull may be a legend in these parts but that does not mean he is immune to the banter. Times, Sunday Times (2010)These are our myths and legends. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In ancient times, legends were passed on through crude drawings on walls. Christianity Today (2000)It's a new sound for the legends and fans may be surprised by funk overtones. The Sun (2009)The life and legend of the jazz baroness 272pp. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)She has become a legend because of Strictly and she is loving it. The Sun (2010)The main beneficiaries are the vultures, who fly so high that local legends say they are able to see into the future. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The Motown legend plays two London shows. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Those who did the killing challenged centuries of legend, which says that those who kill a sacred white stag bring down a curse upon their heads. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The only knowledge they had of an outside world was the legend of an ancient king's arrival, when the island was settled. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'legend'
British English: legend /ˈlɛdʒənd/ NOUN
A legend is a very old and popular story that may be based on real events.
...the legends of ancient Greece.
- American English: legend
- Arabic: أُسْطُورَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: lenda
- Chinese: 传说
- Croatian: legenda
- Czech: legenda
- Danish: legende
- Dutch: legende
- European Spanish: leyenda
- Finnish: legenda
- French: légende histoire
- German: Legende
- Greek: μύθος
- Italian: leggenda
- Japanese: 伝説
- Korean: 전설
- Norwegian: legende
- Polish: legenda
- European Portuguese: lenda
- Romanian: legendă
- Russian: легенда
- Spanish: leyenda
- Swedish: text
- Thai: ตำนาน
- Turkish: efsane
- Ukrainian: легенда
- Vietnamese: truyền thuyết
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