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notoriety

noun [U]  us   /ˌnoʊ·t̬əˈrɑɪ·ɪ·t̬i/
the state of being famous for doing something, esp. something immoral or bad: The public is unhappy about the notoriety of the mayor.
Translations of “notoriety”
in Korean 악명…
in Arabic سوء السمعة…
in Portuguese notoriedade…
in Catalan mala fama…
in Japanese 悪名…
in Italian notorietà…
in Chinese (Traditional) 臭名昭著,聲名狼藉…
in Russian дурная слава…
in Turkish kötü şöhret/ün, dillere düşmüşlük…
in Chinese (Simplified) 臭名昭著,声名狼藉…
in Polish zła sława, niesława…
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