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notorious
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • Fetyukovitch agreed to come more for the glory of the thing, because the case has become so notorious.
  • "What, after all, is this Karamazov family, which has gained such an unenviable notoriety throughout Russia?" he continued.
  • His talent was well known, and this was not the first time he had defended notorious criminal cases in the provinces.
  • This was the subject of some ridicule in the legal world, for just by this characteristic our prosecutor had gained a wider notoriety than could have been expected from his modest position.

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  • He was a notorious drug dealer.
  • He is notorious for flagrant fouls and losing his temper.

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