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legendary

adjective uk   /ˈledʒ.ən.dri/  us   /-der.i/

legendary adjective (FAMOUS)

C1 very famous and admired or spoken about: He became editor of the legendary Irish journal "The Bell". The English are legendary (= well known) for their incompetence with languages.
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legendary adjective (FROM A STORY)

C1 from a legend: a legendary Greek hero Was King Arthur a real or a legendary character?
Translations of “legendary”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有名的, 名聲顯赫的, 津津樂道的…
in Russian легендарный…
in Turkish efsanevî, destanımsı, çok meşhur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有名的, 名声显赫的, 津津乐道的…
in Polish legendarny…
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