noun see famous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Famousness — Fa mous*ness, n. The state of being famous. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • famousness — index notoriety, prestige, publicity, regard (esteem), reputation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • famousness — famous ► ADJECTIVE 1) known about by many people. 2) informal magnificent. DERIVATIVES famously adverb famousness noun. ORIGIN Latin famosus, from fama fame …   English terms dictionary

  • famousness — See famous. * * * …   Universalium

  • famousness — noun The condition of being famous; fame …   Wiktionary

  • famousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Wide recognition for one s deeds: celebrity, fame, notoriety, popularity, renown, reputation, repute. See KNOWLEDGE …   English dictionary for students

  • famousness — n. notoriety, state of being renowned, state of being well known …   English contemporary dictionary

  • famousness — fa·mous·ness …   English syllables

  • famousness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being famous …   Useful english dictionary

  • repute — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Reputation Nouns 1. repute, reputation, distinction, mark, name, figure; note, notability, celebrity, fame, famousness, renown, popularity, credit, prestige, glory, honor; luster, illustriousness,… …   English dictionary for students

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