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1. renowned

adjective. ['rɪˈnaʊnd'] widely known and esteemed.

Synonyms

  • celebrated
  • illustrious
  • notable
  • noted
  • famous
  • known
  • famed

Antonyms

  • inglorious
  • unworthy
  • unnoticeable
  • unacknowledged

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Words that Rhyme with Renowned

  • ultrasound
  • propound
  • profound
  • expound
  • confound
  • compound
  • unwound
  • unsound
  • unbound
  • resound
  • redound
  • rebound
  • newfound
  • inbound
  • impound
  • astound
  • aground
  • surround
  • ground
  • frowned
  • drowned
  • crowned
  • browned
  • abound
  • wound
  • sound
  • round
  • 'round
  • pound
  • mound

How do you pronounce renowned?

Pronounce renowned as rɪˈnaʊnd.

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How do you spell renowned? Is it renowed ?

A common misspelling of renowned is renowed

Example sentences of the word renowned


1. Verb, past participle
Indiana State University is renowned for its nursing program.

2. Adjective
This month also marks the birth of renowned physicist Albert Einstein, mathematician Rene Descartes and artist Michelangelo.

3. Verb, past tense
Anse Cochon is a 20 minute boat ride from Castries and renowned as a lively snorkel spot.

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