Synonyms for famous

Synonyms for (adj) famous

Synonyms: renowned, illustrious, celebrated, notable, noted, famed, famous, far-famed

Definition: widely known and esteemed

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

Similar words: known

Definition: apprehended with certainty

Usage: a known quantity; the limits of the known world; a musician known throughout the world; a known criminal

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