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illustrious

adjective uk   /ɪˈlʌs.tri.əs/ formal us  
famous, well respected, and admired: She comes from an illustrious political family that includes two former Cabinet ministers.
Translations of “illustrious”
in Spanish ilustre…
in French illustre…
in German berühmt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 著名的, 卓越的…
in Russian прославленный, выдающийся…
in Turkish ünlü, meşhur, şöhretli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 著名的, 卓越的…
in Polish znakomity…
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