Definition of 'renowned'
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You don't have to be an internationally renowned supermodel to launch a singing career, but it helps. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The area is renowned for its schools. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The presenter is renowned as one of our most fearsome interviewers. The Sun (2007)They are also renowned for their lack of transparency and high charges. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Hiring a renowned architect is only part of the equation. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The area is renowned for its lush and dramatic landscapes as well as its cuisine. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The villa also has a renowned cookery school. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Spring is also renowned for bringing on huge mood swings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Its annual literary festival is also renowned. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is also renowned for being first on the training field and last off. The Sun (2008)Genoa fans are also renowned for their aplomb and irony. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)But the city is also renowned for its lively nightlife. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But he was also renowned for his versatility. The Sun (2009)He is best known for his work on keyhole surgery and also renowned in the field of robotics. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is not to be missed because of the blend of familiar and unfamiliar works by these renowned artists. Times, Sunday Times (2011)An area renowned for its stars. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Yet during his day, he was internationally renowned. Christianity Today (2000)It would not be for us to put the brake on people having a laugh in a place renowned worldwide for its humour. The Sun (2009)Local investors will see more security in throwing their money in with a large internationally renowned investor than in supporting a local enterprise. Science, Technology, and Social Change (1988)He is renowned as one of the sharpest, toughest traders in retail. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The area is renowned for majestic scenery, salmon fishing and whisky. Times, Sunday Times (2010)UPSIDE The area is renowned for its golden sandy beaches and its high sunshine record. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In winter the area is renowned for some of the best Nordic skiing in Europe. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The island is renowned for one of the largest coral lagoons in the world, its beautiful beaches and spectacular ocean habitats with giant clams and tropical fish. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: renowned /rɪˈnaʊnd/ ADJECTIVE
A person or place that is renowned for something, usually something good, is well known because of it.
The hotel is renowned for its friendliness.
- American English: renowned
- Arabic: مَشْهُور
- Brazilian Portuguese: renomado
- Chinese: 有名的
- Croatian: poznat
- Czech: renomovaný
- Danish: berømt
- Dutch: vermaard
- European Spanish: renombrado
- Finnish: kuuluisa
- French: illustre
- German: namhaft
- Greek: ξακουστός
- Italian: rinomato
- Japanese: 有名な
- Korean: 유명한
- Norwegian: berømt
- Polish: renomowany
- European Portuguese: conhecido
- Romanian: renumit
- Russian: известный
- Spanish: renombrado
- Swedish: berömd
- Thai: มีชื่อเสียง
- Turkish: tanınmış
- Ukrainian: славетний
- Vietnamese: nổi tiếng
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