AskDefine | Define renown

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renown n : the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed [syn: fame, celebrity] [ant: infamy]

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  • /ɹɪˈnaʊn/, /rI"naUn/
    Rhymes: -aʊn

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Renown is fame. The word may also refer to:

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