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Meaning of RENOWNED

Pronunciation:  ri'nawnd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"
 

RENOWNED is a 8 letter word that starts with R.

 

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

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*nowned"\ (r?-nound"), a.
Famous; celebrated for great achievements, for distinguished
qualities, or for grandeur; eminent; as, a renowned king.
``Some renowned metropolis with glistering spires.''
--Milton.

      These were the renowned of the congregation. --Num. i.
                                               61.

Syn: Famous; famed; distinguished; noted; eminent;
     celebrated; remarkable; wonderful. See {Famous}.

 

 

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