Infamousness In"fa*mous*ness, n. The state or quality of being infamous; infamy. [1913 Webster]

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  • infamousness — index bad repute, disrepute, infamy, notoriety, opprobrium, stigma Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • infamousness — See infamously. * * * …   Universalium

  • infamousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Unfavorable, usually unsavory renown: infamy, notoriety, notoriousness. See KNOWLEDGE …   English dictionary for students

  • infamousness — in·fa·mous·ness || ɪnfÉ™mÉ™snɪs n. infamy; quality of being infamous …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • infamous — infamously, adv. infamousness, n. /in feuh meuhs/, adj. 1. having an extremely bad reputation: an infamous city. 2. deserving of or causing an evil reputation; shamefully malign; detestable: an infamous deed. 3. Law. a. deprived of certain rights …   Universalium

  • infamy — I noun abasement, aspersion, bad name, bad reputation, baseness, blot, brand, contempt, defamation, degradation, derision, detestableness, disapprobation, disapproval, discredit, disesteem, disfavor, disgrace, dishonor, disrepute, disrespect,… …   Law dictionary

  • bad repute — I noun abasement, abjection, abjectness, abomination, allegation, amoralism, amorality, animadversion, antagonism, aspersion, attaint, bad character, bad influence, bad name, betrayal, calumniation, calumny, castigation, censoriousness, censure,… …   Law dictionary

  • disrepute — I noun abasement, abjectness, abommableness, bad character, bad reputation, bad repute, baseness, beastliness, brand, contemptibility, debasement, degradation, despicability, despicableness, discreditableness, disesteem, disgracefulness, dishonor …   Law dictionary

  • notoriety — I noun attaint, bad report, bad reputation, bad repute, bruit, celebrity, censure, conspicuousness, dedecoration, degradation, denunciation, disapprobation, discredit, disesteem, disfavor, disgrace, dishonor, disparagement, disreputability,… …   Law dictionary

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