Definition of renown noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

renown

 noun
noun
NAmE//rɪˈnaʊn//
 
[uncountable](formal)
 
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fame and respect because of something you have done that people admire He won renown as a fair judge. a pianist of some/international/great renown A number of our past students have achieved political renown.
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