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

  • adjective Widely known; familiar or famous.
  • adjective Fully known.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Fully or familiarly known; clearly apprehended; generally acknowledged.

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

  • adjective Fully known; generally known or acknowledged.

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

  • adjective Familiar, famous, renowned or widely known.
  • adjective computing, not comparable Generally recognised; reserved for some usual purpose.

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

  • adjective frequently experienced; known closely or intimately
  • adjective widely or fully known


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