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famous adjective

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Example sentences of
famous adjective

  • This is a book about some of the most famous people of the last century.
  • She's famous for her generosity.

Detailed synonyms for famous adjective

  • Famous indica poco más que el hecho de ser, a veces brevemente, popularmente conocido por todas partes <a famous television actress>.
    antonyms: obscure
  • Renowned indica más gloria y aclamación <one of the most renowned hitters in baseball history>.
  • Celebrated indica la atención popular, sobre todo en los medios impresos <the most celebrated dancer of her time>.
    antonyms: obscure
  • Noted connota una atención pública bien merecida <the noted mystery writer>.
  • Notorious suele añadir a famous insinuaciones de integridad cuestionable o de maldad <a notorious gangster>.
  • Distinguished indica una excelencia o superioridad reconocida <a distinguished scientist who had recently won the Nobel Prize>.
    antonyms: undistinguished
  • Eminent indica el ser insigne por motivo de alguna cualidad o carácter sobresaliente y se aplica a uno que sobrepasa a otros de su misma clase <the country's most eminent historians>.
  • Illustrious recalca el honor y la gloria imperecedera y merecida, en referencia a una hazaña o una persona <the illustrious deeds of Simón Bolívar>.
  • Well-known simplemente indica ser conocido por muchas personas <a well-known actor who later was elected senator>.
  • Leading connota tener gran importancia o influencia <one of the leading figures in international architecture>.
  • Prominent significa bien conocido, pero frecuentemente implica importancia, dignidad y riqueza también <it was signed by an impressive list of prominent New Yorkers>.

Reverse translation for famous

famoso  - famous 
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