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notorious
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

2 uses
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Definition
well known for something bad
  • Here was a gorgeous triumph; they were missed; they were mourned... the departed were the talk of the whole town, and the envy of all the boys, as far as this dazzling notoriety was concerned.
    Chapter 14 (79% in)
notoriety = state of being known for something bad
  • They would have given anything to have that swarthy suntanned skin of his, and his glittering notoriety; and Tom would not have parted with either for a circus.
    Chapter 18 (48% in)

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