Meaning of “notoriety” in the English Dictionary


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

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notorietynoun [ 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.

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