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Synonyms for famous
ˈfeɪ məs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, notable, noted, renowned(adj)

    widely known and esteemed

    "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"

    Synonyms:
    historied, celebrated, noted, storied, renowned, notable, illustrious, noteworthy, far-famed, famed

    Antonyms:
    unknown

Wiktionary

  1. famous(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    well-known, celebrated, noted, famed, renowned

  2. famous(adjective)

    Well known.

    Synonyms:
    renowned, famed, noted, well-known, celebrated

  3. famous(adjective)

    In the public eye.

    Some people are only famous within their city.

    Synonyms:
    noted, famed, renowned, well-known, celebrated

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. famous

    Synonyms:
    renowned, glorious, celebrated, illustrious, far-famed

    Antonyms:
    unknown, obscure, unsung, inglorious

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. famous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    celebrated, renowned, distinguished, illustrious, eminent, remarkable, famed, far-famed

  2. famous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    noted, notorious, signal, conspicuous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. famous(a)

    Synonyms:
    renowned, famed, noted, celebrated, eminent, illustrious, distinguished, far-famed

    Antonyms:
    obscure, inglorious, unknown, notorious

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How to use famous in a sentence?

  1. Michel Hockx:

    Han Han became famous because when Han Han was 18 Han Han won a writing competition and won a free place at one of the best universities and Han Han said Han Han'm not interested, I don't like this system and I just want to become an independent writer, han Han became a celebrity overnight almost.

  2. Barb Jerome:

    She's famous! You've got to have your picture taken with someone famous before you die.

  3. Matthias Wivel:

    They're touchstone paintings in the development of European painting, they were incredibly famous in their day and indeed inspired artists for generations.

  4. Anonymous:

    Anonymous is really just a name for someone who had something great to say, but was not famous enough for anyone to remember their real name.

  5. Crispin Sinclair:

    My father Clive Sinclair is obviously famous for his computers in the early days and obviously the C5 back in the 80s, this particular project has kind of been my own, but I guess growing up with someone who makes and invents products and takes it all the way through to production I guess that's inevitably an influence on the way I've done the business.


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