from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Widely known or distinguished, as by reputation; famous: synonym: famous.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Marked; observed.
  • Conspicuous; remarkable; distinguished; celebrated; eminent; famous; well-known: as, a noted traveler; a noted commander.
  • Notorious; of evil reputation.
  • Synonyms Celebrated, Notable, etc. (see famous), well-known, conspicuous, famed.

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

  • adjective Well known by reputation or report; eminent; famous; prominent; celebrated.

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

  • adjective Famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of note.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective widely known and esteemed
  • adjective worthy of notice or attention


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