Definition of infamous adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    infamous

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈɪnfəməs//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1well known for being bad or evil synonym notorious
  2. 2 a general who was infamous for his brutality the most infamous concentration camp
  3. 3(humorous) Uncle Harry's infamous fruitcake compare famous
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