- Known or talked about by many people; famous: Britain is renowned for its love of animals a renowned authorMore example sentences
famous, celebrated, famed, eminent, distinguished, acclaimed, illustrious, pre-eminent, prominent, great, esteemed, well thought of, of note, of consequence, of repute, of high standing; well known, much publicized, noted, notable, prestigious; fabled, legendary, proverbial• informal on the map
- Faye is internationally renowned for his work with military, law enforcement and security forces.
- Professor Michael is internationally renowned for his work on artificial plasma solutions and scientific development in relation to major surgery.
- Jet Propulsion Labs of California are internationally renowned for their astounding scientific achievements.