Definition of renowned adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//rɪˈnaʊnd//
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈnaʊnd//
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famous and respected synonym celebrated, noted a renowned author We asked for advice from the renowned legal expert, Sam Pincher. 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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