Well-known synonyms

wĕl'nōn'
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(Informal) Excellent; very good; first-rate
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Widely known, especially for something bad; infamous.
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The definition of illustrious is someone well-known and respected for skill in a particular field.
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Regarded as proper usage; standard
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Pertaining to or deriving from the people or general public. [from 16th c.]
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Known and praised widely; noted.
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Notable; distinguished; honored.
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The definition of noted is well-known.
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Taking undue liberties; presumptuous:
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Greatly praised or lauded, revered, highly respected.
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Of a religion, church etc.: formally recognized by a state as being official within that area.
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Much talked about or widely known; famous; renowned (for something)
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frequently experienced; known closely or intimately
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Of or performing a lead in a theatrical production:
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Eminent; distinguished above others.
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One of a council of prominent persons in pre-Revolutionary France called into assembly to deliberate at times of emergency.
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That has not yet been discovered; unexplored.
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Having no special designation, status, or rank:
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Not within one's knowledge; strange:
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Not known; unfamiliar:
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Widely known and discussed
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(Law) Convicted of a crime, such as treason or felony, that carries a severe punishment. No longer in technical use.
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Difficult to understand.
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The definition of public is something that is related to, available to or known by people.
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Find another word for well-known. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for well-known, like: famous, , eminent, notorious, illustrious, reputable, renowned, popular, celebrated, recognized and noted.