Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The condition, quality, or character of being infamous; infamy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The state or quality of being infamous; infamy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The state or quality of being infamous; infamy.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

infamous +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Not content with the infamousness in their time, the propagate their crime into other times.

    Commentary on Genesis - Volume 1

  • Its international infamousness was recognized when it turned...

    The Guardian World News

  • Its international infamousness was recognized when it turned...

    The Guardian World News

  • Its international infamousness was recognized when it turned...

    The Guardian World News

  • Its international infamousness was recognized when it turned...

    The Guardian World News

  • Then I too could be embroiled in a national sex scandal and later use my infamousness to jump-start my own line of headbands.

    Crushable

  • "If we admit," said Des Hermies, "that the infamousness of the times is transitory, it is self-evident that only the intervention of a God can wash it away; for neither socialism nor any other chimera of the ignorant and hate-filled workers will modify human nature and reform the peoples.

    Là-bas

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