Good, bad and evil

notoriety
(n)
noh-tǝ-RIE-ǝ-tee
Meaning

disrepute; ill fame; bad reputation

1st Sample Sentence

As a goonda, he gained notoriety for his exceptional cruelty and ruthlessness.

Root

notus (known) (Latin)

Synonyms

ignominy, notoriety, opprobrium, stigma

Antonyms

renown

Mnemonics

root word is notorious means mischievous. so "notor" in the word specify defamity. illfame

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