1. [syn: celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, notable, noted, renowned]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Fame \Fame\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Famed,; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To report widely or honorably.
The field where thou art famed
To have wrought such wonders. --Milton.
2. To make famous or renowned.
Those Hesperian gardens famed of old. --Milton.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a
celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an
illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned
painter" [syn: celebrated, famed, far-famed,
famous, illustrious, notable, noted, renowned]