Good, bad and evil

infamous
(adj)
IN-fǝ-mǝs
Meaning

notoriously bad, having a bad reputation

1st Sample Sentence

Today the police shot dead one of Mumbai's most infamous goondas.

Root

in (not)#fama (talk, rumour, report, reputation) (Latin)

Synonyms

ignoble, odious, reprehensible, sordid, unconscionable

Antonyms

irreproachable

Mnemonics

in (NOT GOOD OR BAD) +famous. FAMOUS for BEING NOT GOOD or NOTORIOUS IN + FAMOUS (well-known). famous for his noteriety.

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