Definition: the status of being associated with an unpleasant incident
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): notoriety, shame
Antonym(s): pride, esteem
1. The infamy of the 2001 terror attacks will never be forgotten.
2. The infamy of child molestation ruined the daycare center’s reputation.
3. When the author was arrested for peddling drugs, his fame turned into infamy.