Noted vs Notorious - What's the difference?

noted | notorious |

As adjectives the difference between noted and notorious

is that noted is famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated while notorious is widely known, especially for something bad; infamous.

As a verb noted

is (note).




(en adjective)
  • Famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated.
  • Verb

  • (note)
  • * 1948 , , North from Mexico / The Spanish-Speaking People of The United States , J. B. Lippincott Company, page 75,
  • In 1866 Colonel J. F. Meline noted that the rebozo had almost disappeared in Santa Fe and that hoop skirts, on sale in the stores, were being widely used.


    * ---- ==Volapük==


  • advertisement
  • Declension


    Derived terms

    * notedil




    (en adjective)
  • Widely known, especially for something bad; infamous.
  • * 1920 , "This is the last straw. In your infatuation for this man — a man who is notorious for his excesses, a man your father would not have allowed to so much as mention your name — you have reflected the demi-monde]] rather than the circles in which you have presumably grown up." — by [[w:F. Scott Fitzgerald, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • * 1999', ''"The Hempshocks' sheep were '''notoriously the finest for miles around: shaggy-coated and intelligent (for sheep), with curling horns and sharp hooves."'' — Neil Gaiman, ''Stardust , pg. 30 (2001 Perennial edition)
  • Synonyms

    * ill-famed * infamous