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illustrious

Synonyms of illustrious in English:

adjective

  • an illustrious general
    eminent, distinguished, acclaimed, noted, notable, noteworthy, prominent, pre-eminent, foremost, leading, paramount, prestigious, important, significant, influential, lionized;
    esteemed, honoured, respected, exalted, venerable, august, highly regarded, well thought of, of distinction, of repute, of high standing;
    splendid, brilliant, remarkable, outstanding, great, noble, glorious, grand, lofty
    [Antonyms] unknown, obscure
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