nổi tiếng
  • (a) nổi tiếng (mang nghĩa tốt)

famous
famed
illustrious
well-known
notable
renowned
far-famed (lừng danh)

  • (a) giỏi trong 1 lĩnh vực nào đó

swami

Example:

  1. He's a swami among guitar players.
  • (a) tai tiếng (mang nghĩa xấu)

notorious, ill-famed

Example:

  1. He's a notorious serial killer.
  2. He's a notorious gangster.
  • (v) đánh dấu, ghi dấu

letter

Example:

  1. He's a great player. He lettered three seasons in the States.
  • ít tiếng tăm, vô danh (một tạp chí, một tác gia…)

obscure

Example:

  1. He has mainly published his papers in obscure journals which were not widely read by other researchers.
  • (a) nổi trội, xuất chúng, lỗi lạc

prominent

Example:

  1. Einstein is a prominent scientist in the 20th Century.
  • (a) nổi tiếng và được kính trọng

eminent [An eminent person is well-known and respected, especially because they are good at their profession]

  • (a) tài giỏi và nổi tiếng

pre-eminent

Example:

  1. If someone or something is pre-eminent in a group, they are more important, powerful, or capable than other people or things in the group.

NOTE:
Eminent means that someone or some thing has become distinguished and stands out from the crowd. There may several eminent people in a field. Preeminent means more like peerless, the most eminent of the eminent, the leading authority.

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