Synonyms of famous in English:



  • 1 an exhibit featuring the artwork of famous actors
    well known, prominent, famed, popular; renowned, noted, eminent, distinguished, esteemed, celebrated, respected; of distinction, of repute; illustrious, acclaimed, great, legendary, lionized; having one's name in lights; notorious, infamous
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    The main advantage of being famous is that when you bore people at dinner parties they think it’s their fault.
    Henry Kissinger, American statesman

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    Word of the day hypnopompic
    Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
    relating to the state immediately preceding waking up