As adjectives the difference between famous and dishonorable
is that famous
is well known while dishonorable
is without honor, or causing dishonor.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
In the public eye.
- Some people are only famous within their city.
* famed, noted, celebrated, well-known, renowned
* famous last words
Without honor, or causing dishonor
Lacking respect or ethical principles