Definition of renown in English:
The condition of being known or talked about by many people; fame: authors of great renown
More example sentences
- Perform this task with perfection and you will bring honour and renown to your village.
- So it's always shocking to see a celebrity, a person of that kind of renown, brought low.
- She won national renown with the publication of a classic history of the Everglades in 1948.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan