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noted

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adjective
  1. well-known; celebrated; famous: a noted scholar.
  2. provided with musical notation, a musical score, etc.: The text is illustrated with noted examples from the symphonies.
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Origin of noted

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at note, -ed2
Related formsnot·ed·ly, adverbnot·ed·ness, nounun·der·not·ed, adjectiveun·not·ed, adjectivewell-not·ed, adjective

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1. distinguished, renowned, eminent.

Antonyms

1. obscure, unknown.
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Examples from the Web for notedly

Historical Examples

  • Gilbert Thorneley had been a rich man--a notedly rich man--a millionaire; and we may not touch the rich with impunity.

    The Catholic World. Volume III; Numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

    E. Rameur

  • Still—I am notedly suspicious of the trade—your news of this republication alarms me.


British Dictionary definitions for notedly

noted

adjective
  1. distinguished; celebrated; famous
  2. of special note or significance; noticeablea noted increase in the crime rate
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Derived Formsnotedly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for notedly

noted

adj.

c.1300, "observed," past participle adjective from note (v.). Meaning "observed for some special quality" is from 1590s. Related: Notedness.

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