Synonyms of illustrious in English:



  • 1 the book falls short of its illustrious cinematic predecessor
    eminent, distinguished, acclaimed, notable, noteworthy, prominent, preeminent, foremost, leading, important, influential;
    esteemed, honored, respected, venerable, august, highly regarded, well-thought-of, of distinction;
    brilliant, glorious, stellar
    [Antonyms] lackluster, unknown
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