[ adjective ] widely known and esteemed
"a famous actor" "a celebrated musician" "a famed scientist" "an illustrious judge" "a notable historian" "a renowned painter"
Used in print(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)
The famed Yankee_Clipper , now retired , has been assisting as a batting_coach .(Max F. Millikan and Donald L. M. Blackmer,...)
For_one_thing , although considerable numbers of men have been trained , bureaucracies are still deficient in many respects ; even the famed Indian_Civil_Service is not fully adequate_to the tremendous range of tasks it has undertaken .