Related formsre·nown·ed·ly [ri-nou-nid-lee, -nound-] /rɪˈnaʊ nɪd li, -ˈnaʊnd-/, adverbre·nown·ed·ness, nounun·re·nowned, adjective
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Larry Kramer, the renowned activist and playwright, was invited to talk after a last minute cancelation.
He was renowned for his wit, disarming his critics with unfailing humor.
In the midst of financial turmoil, the renowned celebrity photographer needed a way to refuel.Annie Leibovitz Talks About ‘Pilgrimage,’ Susan Sontag, Vogue & More|Justin Jones|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Renowned livestock specialist and autism advocate Temple Grandin brought her unique intellect and wit to Reddit.The Most Inspiring Bits of Temple Grandin’s Reddit AMA|Emily Shire|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The renowned theoretical physicist has for years been a proponent of real-life, NASA-led interstellar travel.Meet Kip Thorne, the Man Who Crafted the Artful Science of ‘Interstellar’|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It had been his ambition to make of his son a renowned minister who should shine in controversy, and an eloquent preacher.The Insect|Jules Michelet
There is something very solemn about the passing of a great kingdom—and Morocco has been renowned throughout Europe.Morocco|S.L. Bensusan
Euphranor had great versatility in the arts, and in painting was renowned for his pictures of the Olympian gods at Athens.A Text-Book of the History of Painting|John C. Van Dyke
With seventy thousand men, the Duke of Lorraine commenced the siege of this capital, so renowned in the melancholy annals of war.The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power|John S. C. Abbott
Trusting in this benefactor of renowned exploits, the mendicants were bold enough to put forth their wants freely.The Gtakaml|rya Sra