- a national shrine in New York City commemorating the names of outstanding Americans.
- a room, building, etc., set aside to honor outstanding individuals in any profession, locality, nation, or the like.
- a number of individuals acclaimed as outstanding in a particular profession, field of endeavor, locality, or the like.
noun mainly US and Canadian (sometimes not capitals)
- a building containing plaques or busts honouring famous people
- a group of famous people