notoriety definition

  • noun:
    • The quality or condition to be notorious; sick fame.
    • The condition of being infamous or notorious.
    • the product quality or problem of being notorious; the state of being generally or openly understood; -- commonly used in an unfavorable good sense.
    • the state of being known for some unfavorable act or quality
  • others:
    • The state or personality of being notorious; the character to be openly or typically, and especially unfavorably, understood; notoriousness: since, the notoriety of a crime.
    • a person who is notorious or well-known.

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