notorious definition

  • adjective:
    • understood widely and often unfavorably; infamous: a notorious gangster; an area notorious for vice.
    • Widely known, especially for one thing bad; infamous.
    • Usually known and talked of by the general public; universally thought to be true; manifest towards the world; evident; -- usually in an unfavorable good sense
    • known widely and usually unfavorably
  • others:
    • openly or generally speaking known and talked of; manifest toward globe: inside sense generally speaking made use of predicatively: whenever made use of attributively, the term now frequently implies some scenario of disadvantage or discredit; for this reason, significant in a bad good sense; extensively or well although not positively known.
    • Synonyms Noted, Notable, an such like. (see popular); patent, manifest, obvious.

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