Synonyms of 'illustrious'
famous and distinguishedthe most illustrious scientists of the century
England's most famous landscape artist, John Constable
the great American president, Abraham Lincoln
Chomsky's father was a noted Hebrew scholar.
The paper has never been noted for its foreign affairs coverage.
He was soon one of the most celebrated young painters in England.
a brilliant success
He was a remarkable man.
a distinguished academic family
a prominent member of the Law Society
He had a glorious career spanning more than six decades.
She was described by contemporaries as possessing a noble bearing and excellent manners.
a splendid career in publishing
the notable occultist, Madame Blavatsky
The area is renowned for its churches.
an eminent public figure
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in the sense of brilliant
splendida brilliant success
in the sense of celebrated
well knownHe was soon one of the most celebrated young painters in England.
in the sense of distinguished
dignified in appearance or behavioura distinguished academic family
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