paparazzi


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pa·pa·raz·zo

 (pä′pə-rät′sō)
n. pl. pa·pa·raz·zi (-sē)
A freelance photographer who doggedly pursues celebrities to take candid pictures for sale to magazines and newspapers.

[From Paparazzo, the surname of a character typifying such a photographer in the film La Dolce Vita (1960) by Federico Fellini.]
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Translations
paparazzi
パパラッチ

paparazzi

[ˌpæpəˈrætsiː] N (paparazzi (pl)) → paparazzi mpl
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paparazzi

[ˌpæpəˈrætsi] nplpaparazzi mpl
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paparazzi

[ˌpæpəˈrætsiː] nplpaparazzi mpl
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I don't think I've ever done an interview like the one with Paparazzi. Interview subjects usually stay in one place, for a start, but he's constantly moving about.
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Scarlett Johansson had recently a scary experience with the paparazzi. The actress shared the details about the incident in a statement and reminded people about how the laws have not changed even after the tragic death of Princess Diana.
He calls out to the paparazzi, who adore him and always ensure his comfort before clicking.
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What is the best way to avert aggressive paparazzi? Do the 'Swift' walk.
The book uses a framework that incorporates three different lenses: the production of celebrity as an industry, the nature of contemporary journalism and media production as a practice, and the place of paparazzi within the various branches of the photography profession.
THE Duke and Duchess of Cambridge deserve "some privacy and some space" to bring up their children, David Cameron has said, after Kensington Palace accused paparazzi photographers of harassing Prince George.
A three-judge Los Angeles Superior Court panel ordered Friday that two counts of a law aimed at curbing aggressive driving by the paparazzi be reinstated against celebrity photographer Paul Raef.
LOS ANGELES -- Kristen Bell's No Kids Policy seeks to reduce the market for paparazzi photography of celebrity children by leveraging celebrity itself: She assembled a roster of dozens of stars, from Jennifer Aniston to Jennifer Lawrence, who agreed not to grant interviews to entertainment shows or publications that purchase paparazzi imagery of famous people's children.