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used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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well known for something bad
  • Though the Japanese press covered the European theater accurately, it was notorious for distorting the news of the Pacific war, sometimes absurdly.
    p. 250.8
notorious = well known for something bad
  • In B-24s notorious for fuel leaks, airmen lit cigarettes and blew up their planes.
    p. 82.8
  • Askim was notorious for his kleptomania; the Zamperinis lived above a grocery, and the dog made regular shoplifting runs downstairs, snatching food and fleeing.
    p. 167.9
  • A notoriously cruel guard called the Weasel began coming to Louie for shaves, but every time, he left without paying.
    p. 221.7
  • Two things separated Watanabe from other notorious war criminals.
    p. 237.4
  • A notoriously sadistic camp official began speaking of his empathy for the POWs, and how a new camp was being prepared where there was ample food, medical care, and no more forced labor.
    p. 292.4

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