Meaning of “infamous” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “infamous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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infamousadjective

us /ˈɪn·fə·məs/

well known for something bad; notorious:

He is infamous for saying that cheating is the way the game is played.
infamy
noun [ U ] us /ˈɪn·fə·mi/

Franklin Roosevelt spoke of Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor as “a day that will live in infamy.”

(Definition of “infamous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)