Sentence Examples


  • It did not, however, attain to great notoriety until in 1830 an anonymous article (by E.
  • The following day, Mr. Rupert Youngblood gained more notoriety, appearing on a national television morning show.
  • Atherton had managed to beat the rap, avoiding embarrassing notoriety, but he had despised David Dean from that day forward.
  • It was probably in connexion with this market that the "kind gallows of Crieff" acquired their notoriety, for they were mostly used for the execution of Highland cattle-stealers.
  • Zobeir (q.v.), a Sudanese Arab, was probably the one man who could have withstood successfully the Mandi_ Owing to Zobeir's notoriety as a slave-raider Gordon's request was refused.