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Synonyms for known

Synonyms for (adjective) known

Synonyms: known Definition: apprehended with certainty Usage: a known quantity; the limits of the known world; a musician known throughout the world; a known criminal

Similar words: best-known Definition: most familiar or renowned Usage: Stevenson's best-known work is probably `Treasure Island'

Similar words: better-known Definition: more familiar or renowned than the other of two Usage: the better-known book of the two

Similar words: renowned, illustrious, celebrated, notable, noted, famed, famous, far-famed Definition: widely known and esteemed Usage: a famous actor; a celebrated musician; a famed scientist; an illustrious judge; a notable historian; a renowned painter

Similar words: identified Definition: having the identity known or established Usage: the identified bodies were released for burial

Similar words: legendary Definition: so celebrated as to having taken on the nature of a legend Usage: the legendary exploits of the arctic trailblazers

Similar words: proverbial Definition: widely known and spoken of Usage: her proverbial lateness; the proverbial absentminded professor; your proverbial dizzy blonde

Similar words: well-known Definition: widely or fully known Usage: a well-known politician; well-known facts; a politician who is well known; these facts are well known