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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Unfavorably famous.

Usage examples (35)
  • The Who are notorious for smashing guitars on stage during performances.
  • They were unanimous in their condemnation of what they called notorious abusers, but divided on the question of zero tolerance.
  • Yes, I'd probably take issue with the word notorious Jon, by the way.
  • Of these, the most notorious is the contentious issue of immigration. for more
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