What is another word for famously?

Pronunciation: [fˈe͡ɪməsli] (IPA)

When it comes to synonyms for the word "famously," there are plenty of options to choose from. One common synonym is "notoriously," which can be used to refer to something that is widely known, but perhaps not in a positive light. For a more positive spin, you might go with "renowned" or "celebrated," which imply a sense of fame or notoriety that is well-deserved. Other options might include "infamously," "well-known," "iconically," or "legendary." Ultimately, the choice of synonym will depend on the context in which you are using it, and the nuances of meaning that you wish to convey.

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What are the opposite words for famously?

Famously is a word that describes someone or something that is well-known or recognized for their accomplishments, deeds or qualities. Its antonyms would be words that express the opposite meaning. These could include the words unknown, obscure, unpopular, or anonymous. If someone is not famous, they are known by a few or not known at all. An obscure or unknown person is someone who is not familiar to others, and their accomplishments or qualities are not widely recognized. On the other hand, the word unpopular indicates that the person is not liked or appreciated by most people, or that their actions or choices are not accepted or approved by society. Similarly, anonymous describes someone or something that is not identified or recognized by its name or face.

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Usage examples for Famously

You two will simply get on famously.
Hugh Walpole
But I occasionally heard they were getting on famously.
James Huneker
She was getting on famously.
James Huneker

Famous quotes with Famously

  • Griffin, my brother, 11 months younger, was sometimes the victim of my father's fury - once Ryan famously knocked out his teeth.
    Tatum O'Neal
  • Other common names for fascism are 'crony capitalism', 'state capitalism', 'corporate socialism' and 'mercantilism'. Sometimes members of the mercantile class become partners with the state and, in certain circumstances, even end up controlling it. The whole thing looks like a different system than ordinary socialism until you apply the ethical definition. What's more important in a fascist society, the needs and wants of the group, or the rights of the individual? As Mr. Spock once famously observed (in the original James Blish novel ), 'a difference that makes no difference no difference.'
    L. Neil Smith
  • The Barnum Statements are very famous and well known about and there’s a great experiment... There’s a terrific experiment that was done on this with students. I’ve filmed this myself. We did it with three different groups of people across the world, where you have... everybody in the group is given a reading, a personality reading. Normally beforehand there’s some nonsense about asking for their birth date or getting some objects off them - so there’s some sort of process apparently involved - and they’re given a reading. And it’s a long reading, it’s a very detailed personality reading and they all get one individually, they’re all asked to read it and, invariably, they will all say afterwards that it’s very, very accurate, that it was not at all vague or ambiguous or what people might expect and they’ll give it 85, 90, 95 percent accuracy. I’ve seen this happen and people are amazed by it. And then you get them to swap with each other and say “perhaps you can identify someone else by their reading”. Then they realise they’ve all been given exactly the same thing which was written months ago before I even met them and the statements that fill those sorts of readings are generally Barnum Statements. Barnum statements are things which essentially apply to anybody – this is only part of the cold-reading skill but it’s a major part of it... PT Barnum... “something for everyone” and, famously “a sucker is born every minute”
    Derren Brown
  • Motion with respect to the universal ocean of aether eludes us. We say, "Let be the velocity of a body through the aether", and form the various electromagnetic equations in which is scattered liberally. Then we insert the observed values, and try to eliminate everything which is unknown except . The solution goes on famously; but just as we have got rid of all the other unknowns, behold! disappears as well, and we are left with the indisputable but irritating conclusion —
    Arthur Eddington
  • In writing this book, I hope I have offered some guidance to those—the young especially—trying to articulate their objections to our way of life. However, this is not enough. As citizens of a free society, we have a duty to look critically at our world. But if we think we know what is wrong, we must act upon that knowledge. Philosophers, it was famously observed, have hitherto only interpreted the world in various ways; the point is to change it.
    Tony Judt

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