Adjectives for Renown | Words to describe Renown


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  • 1. Paul's is an "inheritor of unfulfilled renown. 🔊
  • 2. Nature's harp-strings lead the play, Coveting for their mistress fresh renown. 🔊
  • 3. A wight of high renown and national, this last, who had attained to his present bad Eminence through superior longevity. 🔊
  • 4. I remember well the crushing rebuke administered to me by a Britisher of international renown when I intruded my view of all these things. 🔊
  • 5. When he regained his liberty, at the age of thirty, he entered the order of Franciscan monks, and soon became a preacher of world-wide renown. 🔊
  • 6. Now La Hire, as all men know, was a man of great renown, and of immense personal weight and influence. 🔊
  • 7. He referred the army to the neglect which it had received at the hands of former governments, and promised that the soldiery of France should rewin its ancient renown. 🔊
  • 8. The gods of Egypt were blended with the long renown of the Nile-land, with every Egyptian custom, with the beginning and the end of life. 🔊
  • 9. I do not want military renown; I have no ambition to be the conqueror of Peru; I want solely to liberate the country from oppression. 🔊
  • 10. He appears in no way to differ from the other animals of magical renown, who, in so many scores of savage myths, start the world on its way and instruct men in the arts. 🔊
  • 11. But von Mueller won universal renown and even popularity in Great Britain for his daring, "sportsmanship" and gallantry to vanquished merchantmen. 🔊
  • 12. In his lifetime he had very great renown, and even greater after his death, because of which the building of S. Pietro was interrupted for many years. 🔊
  • 13. Who would, indeed, believe the young foreigner thus bringing so serious an accusation against the officer selected by Coligny himself, and of considerable renown as a naval chief? 🔊
  • 14. He lived to see the full renown of the Poet, and his close connection with Goethe, through which he was to attain complete mastership and lasting composure. 🔊
  • 15. So wonderful were the results upon the population, that New Lanark became a show-place of world-wide renown, and was visited by many of the greatest and most exalted people of the period. 🔊
  • 16. It was only later in life that she fell as a patient into the hands of Dr. Kerner, who was quite distinguished as a poet, and had a great renown as a physician for insane people of a special class. 🔊
  • 17. His chivalrous behaviour in the affair at Evreux had gained for him, among the Chouans such renown that without knowing him otherwise than from hearsay, Mme. 🔊
  • 18. Thus he has stay'd in bower wi' her For seven lang years and mair; Till there cam' a lord o' hie renown To court that lady fair. 🔊
  • 19. The descendant of Auld Maitland, Sir Richard of Lethington, seems to have been frequently complimented on the popular renown of his great ancestor. 🔊

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