This young lady sang very well; in fact, her music had given a kind of notoriety to their little house.
I have heard of such things before, but never came across, till tonight, a man who would actually shoot himself in order to gain a vulgar notoriety, or blow out his brains for spite, if he finds that people don’t care to pat him on the back for his sanguinary intentions.
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He was a notorious drug dealer.
He is notorious for flagrant fouls and losing his temper.