Definition of renowned adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    renowned

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//rɪˈnaʊnd//
     
     
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  1. 1famous and respected synonym celebrated, noted
  2. 2 a renowned author renowned as something It is renowned as one of the region's best restaurants. renowned for something She is renowned for her patience.
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