What does the word notorious mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Notoriously.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Notoriousness.

Usage examples for notorious

  1. Her heart had contracted at the words, for the cruelty of Isom Chase was notorious. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  2. She was unaware that Godfrey Elton was notorious among his friends for saying the wrong thing to the right people. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins