Definition of noted in US English:



  • Well known; famous.

    ‘the restaurant is noted for its high standards of cuisine’
    ‘a noted patron of the arts’
    • ‘A noted man of letters paid a brief visit to Killoran's Bar last week to look up an old friend.’
    • ‘An analysis of some published reviews of each book usually by noted reviewers or authors is also included.’
    • ‘Eric himself is a well known trainer, jockey and was a noted showjumper in his day.’
    • ‘A noted sportsman in his early years he was also a member of the Town Council in Loughrea in the late forties.’
    • ‘By 1960, she had produced Jameson's Raid, becoming a noted historian in her fifties.’
    • ‘Keynes was a member of the Bloomsbury Group and a noted patron of the arts.’
    • ‘The workshop will be conducted under the direction of noted artist M.S. Murthy.’
    • ‘It is a replica of Auberge de Castile, a noted architectural landmark in Valletta Harbour.’
    • ‘Father Yvon was also a noted writer, the author of several books about the sea.’
    • ‘The late Paddy Mickey as he was known was one class act and he was a noted personality all his life and was held in high esteem by all.’
    • ‘A most amiable and kindly man, he was held in very high esteem and was a noted character in the area.’
    • ‘Alexander, a former vice chancellor and a noted high-jumper were all honoured that day.’
    • ‘The noted artist has been teaching in their classrooms for about eight years.’
    • ‘But aside from that Tom was an artist of great talent and also a noted singer in the USA.’
    • ‘The noted psychologist, C.J. John's advice to the children was to learn from life.’
    • ‘Soon a prominent producer, a noted director and their friends rushed to the rescue of the students.’
    • ‘He was a noted musician and was renowned for his ability to play the flute which earned him recognition far and wide.’
    • ‘We asked a group of noted authors to describe the books that shaped their characters.’
    • ‘Sir David Steel gave an address at the memorial service for Nigel Tranter, the noted author who died in January.’
    • ‘The idea is to popularise Kannada literature by singing compositions of noted poets of the State.’
    eminent, famous, well known, famed, prominent
    renowned, well known, famous, noteworthy, notable, of note, important, recognized
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