AskDefine | Define notoriety

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notoriety n : the state of being known for some unfavorable act or quality [syn: ill fame]

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Etymology

From notorious, from notorius, from notus, past participle of noscere.

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  • AHD: [nō′tə-rīĭ-tē]

Noun

notoriety
  1. The condition of being infamous or notorious

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