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Synonyms for notorious

Synonyms for notorious

known widely and unfavorably

widely known and discussed

Synonyms for notorious

known widely and usually unfavorably

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A locked enclosure on a lonely island, a notorious vivisector, and these crippled and distorted men?
It was then that Mathilde Stangerson, or Roussel, learned that her husband was no other than the notorious Ballmeyer!
Both Kuragin and Dolokhov were at that time notorious among the rakes and scapegraces of Petersburg.
And so the agreement was reached and Lieutenant Albert Werper became a member of the ivory and slave raiding band of the notorious Achmet Zek.
It is all part and parcel of the same system of quackery and nonsense, for which I regret to say that the writer is notorious.
Unluckily for me, the beginning of '53 was the hey-day of Captain MelviHe, the notorious bushranger.
He was notorious even in Portuguese Africa on account of his atrocious treatment of the blacks.
In the coal-mining regions the employment of children was notorious.
James Farley--a notorious strike-breaker of the period.
Instances of a like nature are numerous and notorious.
On the contrary, it is notorious, that they are more frequently the representatives and instruments of the executive magistrate, than the guardians and advocates of the popular rights.
In hunting the Crow country, he fell in with a village of that tribe; notorious rogues, jockeys, and horse stealers, and errant scamperers of the mountains.
A third, with a gift for singing and mimicry, who had achieved success at the smoking concerts of the Medical School by his imitation of notorious comedians, had abandoned the hospital for the chorus of a musical comedy.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A notorious field commander and a Mufti (religious leader) of two separate rival terrorist groups have been killed in a fresh round of infighting in Northern and Eastern Idlib, well-informed sources reported on Saturday.
MEHRABPUR -- Naushehro Feroze police conducted raids in different towns and managed to arrest three notorious criminals and an Afghani on Thursday.