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notoriety

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of notoriety

  1. 1 a person who is widely known and usually much talked about a television show featuring a rogues' gallery of notorieties from 20 years of overhyped scandals Synonyms of notoriety big name, cause célèbre (also cause celebre), celeb, figure, icon (also ikon), light, luminary, megastar, name, notability, notable, celebrity, personage, personality, somebody, standout, star, superstar, VIPWords Related to notoriety favorite, heartthrob, hero, idol; demigod, dignitary, eminence, immortal, monument, pillar, worthy; baron, big shot, bigwig, kahuna, magnate, mogul, nabob, panjandrumNear Antonyms of notoriety lightweight, mediocrity; has-beenAntonyms of notoriety nobody, noncelebrity

  2. 2 the fact or state of being known to the public a lawyer of notoriety for the huge awards he's won in medical malpractice cases Synonyms of notoriety celebrity, fame, renownWords Related to notoriety infamy; character, mark, name, report, reputability, reputation, repute; cachet, place, position, prestige, rank, standing, stature, status; megastardom, popularity, stardom, superstardom; distinction, eminence, glory, greatness, honor, illustriousness, note, preeminence, prominence, visibility; acclaim, accolade, acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), homage, kudos, laurels, praise, recognition; adoration, idolizationNear Antonyms of notoriety disgrace, dishonor, disrepute, ignominy, odium, opprobrium, shame; inconspicuousness, invisibility; unpopularityAntonyms of notoriety anonymity, oblivion, obscureness, obscurity



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