ADJ-GRADED: oft ADJ for n/-ing
To be noted for something you do or have means to be well-known and admired for it.

...a television programme noted for its attacks on organised crime...

Lawyers are not noted for rushing into change.


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  • Noted — Not ed, a. Well known by reputation or report; eminent; famous; prominent; celebrated; as, a noted author, or traveler. {Not ed*ly}, adv. {Not ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • noted — index famous, illustrious, notable, notorious, outstanding (prominent), popular, renowned Burton s Lega …   Law dictionary

  • noted — (adj.) c.1300, observed, pp. adjective from NOTE (Cf. note) (v.). Meaning observed for some special quality is from 1590s. Related: Notedness …   Etymology dictionary

  • noted — [adj] famous, eminent acclaimed, celeb, celebrated, conspicuous, distinguished, esteemed, illustrious, leading, name, notable, notorious, of note, popular, prominent, recognized, redoubted, renowned, somebody, star, well known; concept 568 Ant.… …   New thesaurus

  • noted — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ well known …   English terms dictionary

  • noted — [nōt′id] adj. distinguished; well known; renowned; eminent SYN. FAMOUS notedly adv. notedness n …   English World dictionary

  • Noted — Note Note, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Noted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Noting}.] [F. noter, L. notare, fr. nota. See {Note}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed; to attend to. Pope. [1913 Webster] No more of that; I have… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • noted — adj. (cannot stand alone) noted for (our city is noted for its fine restaurants) * * * [ nəʊtɪd] (cannot stand alone) notedfor (our city is noted for its fine restaurants) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • noted — not|ed [ˈnəutıd US ˈnou ] adj well known or famous, especially because of some special quality or ability →↑renowned ▪ a noted author noted for ▪ The city is noted for its 18th century architecture …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • noted — notedly, adv. notedness, n. /noh tid/, adj. 1. well known; celebrated; famous: a noted scholar. 2. provided with musical notation, a musical score, etc.: The text is illustrated with noted examples from the symphonies. [1350 1400; ME; see NOTE,… …   Universalium

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