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Princeton's WordNet

  1. celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, notable, noted, renownedadjective

    widely known and esteemed

    "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"

Wiktionary

  1. renownedadjective

    Famous, celebrated, or well-known.

    a world-renowned flautist

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Renownedparticip. adj.

    Famous; celebrated; eminent; famed.

    Etymology: from renown.

    These were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes, heads of thousands. Num. i. 16.

    That thrice renowned and learned French king, finding Petrarch’s tomb without any inscription, wrote one himself; saying, shame it was, that he who sung his mistress’s praise seven years before her death, should twelve years want an epitaph. Henry Peacham, on Poetry.

    The rest were long to tell, though far renown’d. John Milton.

    Of all the cities in Romanian lands,
    The chief and most renown’d Ravenna stands,
    Adorn’d in ancient times with arms and arts. Dryden.

    Ilva,
    An isle renown’d for steel and unexhausted mines. Dryden.

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  1. renowned

    Renowned refers to being widely acclaimed or highly honored for a particular skill, talent, or achievement. It describes someone or something that is well-known, recognized, and respected by many people.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Renownedadjective

    famous; celebrated for great achievements, for distinguished qualities, or for grandeur; eminent; as, a renowned king

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of renowned in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of renowned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of renowned in a Sentence

  1. Prime Minister Boris Johnson:

    I am determined to lead a government that delivers for our people - both at home and abroad. The UK's institutions, expertise, leadership and values are renowned around the world, but we cannot rest on our laurels. We must do more to adapt. We will be judged by how we respond to the opportunities ahead.

  2. Pete Ricketts:

    Nebraska has developed social distancing limitations in consultation with world-renowned public health professionals that we have implemented, these limitations also follow federal guidelines outlined by President Trump and the CDC, which give states the flexibility each of us need to wage war against the virus.

  3. Lou Anna Simon:

    I am so sorry that a trusted, renowned physician turned out to be an evil predator, and I am sorry that we did not discover his crimes and remove him from the community sooner, now, my hope is that we learn from these horrific events.

  4. Kurri Kupec:

    Neomi Rao is a renowned constitutional and administrative law expert. That is why the President nominated Neomi Rao to the D.C. Circuit. The views Neomi Rao expressed a quarter century ago as a college student writing for her student newspaper were intentionally provocative, designed to raise questions and push back against liberal elitism that dominated Neomi Rao campus at the time, more than two decades later, Neomi Rao views can be found in Neomi Rao numerous academic articles and speeches. We are confident Neomi Rao will make an exemplary judge on the D.C Circuit.

  5. Executive James Sutherland:

    Our thanks go to Channel Nine, who for more than 40 years has broadcast international cricket at a world-renowned standard – and in so doing has done more to promote our sport than any organisation in Australian cricket history.

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