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Illustrious

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Adjective

1. celebrated, famed, famous, far-famed, illustrious, notable, noted, renowned

widely known and esteemed

Example Sentences:
'a famous actor'
'a celebrated musician'
'a famed scientist'
'an illustrious judge'
'a notable historian'
'a renowned painter'

2. illustrious

having or conferring glory

Example Sentences:
'an illustrious achievement'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Illustrious

see synonyms of illustrious
adjective
1. 
of great renown; famous and distinguished
2. 
glorious or great
illustrious deeds
3. obsolete
shining

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Illustrious

see synonyms of illustrious
adjective
1.  Obsolete
a. 
lustrous; shining; bright
b. 
very clear; evident
2. 
very distinguished; famous; eminent; outstanding

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Illustrious

see synonyms of illustrious
adj.
1. Well known and very distinguished; eminent. See Synonyms at famous.
2. Obsolete Shining brightly.

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