How to use Claim-to-fame in a sentence

claim-to-fame
  • Desargues has a special claim to fame on account of his beautiful theorem on the involution of a quadrangle inscribed in a conic. Pascal discovered a striking property of a hexagon inscribed in a conic (the hexagrammum mysticum); from this theorem Pascal is said to have deduced over 400 corollaries, including most of the results obtained by earlier geometers.

    1
    0
  • Adventures of agreat persuader THERE are not many people whose claim to fame is helping a well-know transsexual get to the sex change clinic.

    1
    0
  • We tied Doylestown—my one athletic claim to fame.

    0
    0
  • We tied Doylestown—my one athletic claim to fame.

    0
    0
  • Perhaps his best claim to fame was as the writer of the soul classic Go Now in 1964.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Its historical claim to fame is being involved in the D-day landings of American troops on to the Normandy beaches in 1944.

    0
    0
  • His claim to fame is that he was the first surgeon to perform an elective laparotomy.

    0
    0
  • Miraclesuit's claim to fame is that the suit "will make a woman look 10 pounds lighter in 10 seconds".

    0
    0
  • After playing numerous small parts on television and the silver screen, Tobey Maguire's claim to fame came in 1997's coming-of-age film, The Ice Storm, where he played a young man whose town gets threatened with an ice storm.

    0
    0
  • Levi Johnston, whose claim to fame is that he fathered Bristol Palin's baby, wants to be a contestant on the reality TV show Dancing With the Stars.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Ed Hardy's biggest claim to fame is their highly decorative T-shirts.

    0
    0
  • Verizon claim to fame is their reliable network all across the country.

    0
    0
  • Raven's claim to fame came when she was just three years-old playing Olivia Kendall on the popular TV program, The Cosby Show.

    0
    0
  • Stretch Armstrong's claim to fame was that his arms and legs could be stretched out by the child to what appeared to be extraordinary lengths.

    0
    0
  • The immersion blender is Bamix's claim to fame.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • The restaurant's real claim to fame is its tequila.

    0
    0
  • Their biggest claim to fame is their award winning pizza.

    0
    0
  • Meanwhile its other claim to fame is the wide range of gourmet burgers on offer.

    0
    1
  • Its greatest claim to fame is as the site of the world's largest tuna cannery.

    0
    1
  • However, her major claim to fame came when she portrayed herself in the Lifetime Television movie, Life is Not a Fairy Tale.

    0
    1
    Advertisement
  • The restaurant's real claim to fame is the cooking method.

    0
    1